In the literal wake of the tragedy at Las Vegas, I offer my condolences and thoughts. But, because I am a writer and lover of stories, I also offer a version of an allegory I once read in The Art of Asking by Amanda Palmer: “A farmer is sitting on his porch in a […]Read More Does It Hurt Enough Yet?
How sorely wrong Maria was when she thought coming back in her next life as a tree would be meaningful and fun. If only she had specified that she wanted to be an oak instead of a weird, bristly conifer. And if only she specified that she wanted to be planted in her old backyard […]Read More Coming Back
Hey there! What’s up, readers? Man, how long has it been since I’ve written a book review and posted it on Goodreads and this blog? *checks pasts posts* March 29, 2017. So about… six months? That’s still a long time. Anyway, I know I said that I wouldn’t be posting book reviews to this blog […]Read More A Random Review: The Four Agreements by don Miguel Ruiz
“It’s time for you to leave, Your Majetsy.” The monarch fluttered his great orange wings indignantly. “Excuse me?” “I said that it’s time for you to leave, Your Majesty.” “Oh, yes, yes, yes. Of course. It must be time for my daily flight around the flowers. Is that why you’ve come to me?” “No, Your […]Read More The King’s Departure