These are the thoughts and observations of me — a woman of a certain age (56). I'm single. I'm successful enough (independent, self supporting). I live in the burbs and work in the city (Chicago, the best city in the world). I'm an aunt, a friend and a colleague. I feel that voices like mine are rather underrepresented online or in print. So here I am. If my musings resonate with you, please visit my blog again sometime.
Friday, April 27, 2012
This weekend's challenge:Create a scene that involves
(or affects) at least three people. Write it
from the point of view of three of the characters, using 33 words for
THREE PEOPLE. 99 WORDS.
Why is it all I ever see is the part of his hair? We’re at
the restaurant where we had our first date, and is he gazing into my eyes? No.
Re: FTD Order #F218810. The Deeply
Devoted roses & vase arrangement. Confirmation email said it would be
delivered to the Atwood Café 1 W. Washington before 7:00. It’s not here. WHERE
Look at that couple in the candlelit
booth with a view. His thumbs are working overtime on that Blackberry and
she looks mad enough to spit glass. They make me grateful I’m single.