#metoo…

#Metoo The news is flooded right now with stories of harassment and assault by men in places of power. I’m one that has never been assaulted, thankfully, but harassment… oh my! Here’s a part of this whole concept that I haven’t heard discussed much…I remember when I was younger not really knowing how to handle … Read more#metoo…

My creation, my destruction…

Sitting here in semi-darkness, the rain pounding outside for hours on end, the calm of the late evening, the cushion of another world from the book I’m reading, the lull and delay of the glasses of wine. It is amazing how isolated and enclosed this feeling. Yes, there are the three, four-legged creatures who share … Read moreMy creation, my destruction…

MODERN DECEIT (short story)

Lucy wakes up every morning at 6:00 am. After brushing her teeth and drinking her coffee on the balcony, she wears her blue sports shoes, ties her dark hair up, and takes her three dogs, Dexter, Shep, and Tony, out on a run. They get out of the 23rd apartment, take the stairs down from … Read moreMODERN DECEIT (short story)

Rich with Lovers

Katharine Clifton (played by Kristin Scott Thomas, from The English Patient): My darling. I’m waiting for you. How long is the day in the dark? Or a week? The fire is gone, and I’m horribly cold. I really should drag myself outside but then there’d be the sun. I’m afraid I waste the light on … Read moreRich with Lovers