L’il A’s writing a book. It’s called “Out Grown.” Chapter 1 is called “The Thing in the Sky.” The first lines:
Blue and Red and Purple lights flashed 8 times, thunder 16.
(Sorry if you thought me counting was geeky.) It wasn’t a normal
Last night as he climbed into his loft bed, he shot me a smile over his shoulder and said, “I want you to be my editor.”
STFU, Bulwer-Lytton Contest Organizers--sometimes there really are dark and stormy nights.
James R. Kincaid, an English prof. at USC, has been writing in The Slate, and practically everywhere else, about how we are given to autom...
(Sorry to have been so solipsistic--although The Yunus Nobel and the Desai Booker provided the much-needed antidote to that : ) I have b...
Sunlight. arrogance sees, sleeps Now i understand: every thing you say. In the dark. heartbeat dee...
Friends and old neighbors shutting it down in honor of John Crawford. _
Yesterday at lunch with the awesome Pied Piper and an accomplished, pioneering writer whose anonymity we shall preserve, Piper turned to me...
Today is the birthday of the best sister in the whole world (mine:)! Happy, Happy Birthday, Chelli! [AA, my favorite aunt in the whole wor...
She knows that the child and his friend --another child-- read her words. She hides small messages of hope and love ...
Did the grown up thing and signed our wills today. Then I was in a bad mood for the rest of the day. All our year-long vacillations on the a...