A terrible love song – you sang it so sweet

I actually got a tiny smidge of writing done today. It’s hardly worth reporting, except that it’s coming in drips and drabs these days – and I feel like I ought to mention it, mark it, and generally shame myself into keeping up with this better. Yes, I realize the pressure isn’t on yet, but […]

I fold compassion and vengeance bleeds through

It’s a perfectly crap-tastic day here in Seattle, 20-some-odd degrees and a thin layer of brittle white pseudo-snow or slick black ice all over everything. At least that’s how it is up here, on the hill where I make my home. Not a pretty sight, frankly. Not fluffy and Wonderlandy. Just crusty, cold, and thin. […]