Monthly Archives: May 2011

Why I’m Writing This, Part 1

“For the boy I was, the book I could not find” It took me years, YEARS to understand that. It’s the dedication of Ed Emberley’s Drawing Book of Animals. There’s a small black-and-white photo of a boy, and this dedication. … Continue reading

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Six Week Scare

Six weeks in, and I bled. I was at work, sitting down, and felt that rhythmic gushing like I was having my period. It didn’t occur to me that I might be bleeding, because I was pregnant! I wasn’t supposed … Continue reading

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And So We Go

Where does this begin? The dramatic beginning is too much to write about now, at the start of this blog. There’s nothing special about today, so it’s not a place to start. Yesterday? Yes, but not now. How about when … Continue reading

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