The phone call came last summer, shortly before I had completed my last course for the degree I was pursuing. There was a spot available in the Infant Room of a daycare that had opened only the previous autumn. We had put ourselves on the waitlist after a visit in
Seeing how anxious I am about D’s imminent start of school, I promise myself that when he’s away in school, I’ll spend that time working on the only kind of writing that matters ... the one that has to do with magic ... of all kinds ... That alone can
I have been writing this post in my head for the last nine months. (No wonder this feels like another birthing of sorts.) There were milestones: D turning 15 months old, D at 18 months, 20 months old on the 20th, the solstitial 21, the alliterative 22, the I’ll-likely-never-again-refer-to-his-age-in-months
It's finally happening! My debut novella, In Search of Leo, is set to be published on 18 January 2018.
If you have enjoyed reading stories on this site in the past, you'll love In Search of Leo. At just under 24,000 words, it is full of dreams and whimsies
On the 20th of this month,
D turned 17 months old,
And I turned 37 years old.
Do you see the mathematical beauty therein?
20 + 17 = 37!
Also, the year is 2017, so that's another aesthetic aspect thrown in.
It is as if everything in the Universe aligned up perfectly
The 100 Day Project
I am just an imagination, A respite from the present's realm, Far away from this day's heartaches, I seek shelter in tomorrow's shattered dreams...