Day 19 (The Batwa Dance)

Do you remember what I wrote last night? While I was in my post-work stupor, feeling sentimental and wistful? I said I wanted to write beautiful things. I wanted my writing to point to beautiful things. I want to write little Batwa boys dressed in oversized, violet blue sweaters in Africa, dancing to the music […]

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Day 14 (daily prompt)

Pick a random word and do Google image search on it. Check out the eleventh picture it brings up. Write about whatever that image brings to mind. Palpable. It brings to mind safety. To hold onto aged, strong hands and know that whomever it is will be able to take care of it, anything. It […]

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Day 13

Today I worked 12 hours, and then drove another four so I could be in Oregon. So I can vote. I considered not bothering, but then realized I was unwilling to sacrifice a few days worth of time to help dictate who will be the leader of my country for the next four years. And […]

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