To pity or not.

  I treated myself to a Harry Potter marathon this weekend. Guilty as charged.  But, I must say that watching the HP movies (aside from reading the books a million times over) under the current social climate---brings forth a new revelation. One would sincerely believe that J.K. Rowling is a modernized oracle who was able … Continue reading To pity or not.

Jackie: My Storytexter

Jackie is my check and balance, and she is also my Storytexter. What I mean by this centers on the idea of memory, and how such memories are different for each person. When we were growing up, the stories my Grandmother told us evolved throughout time. In fact, they evolved each night when my grandmother told us these stories. Jackie reminded me that when my grandmother wanted to imply a moral code, she would embed such morality into her storytelling.

Samsara: Chapter 5 – Amelie and Julian

Amelie Present Time Amelie prepares her coffee as she does every morning.  She uses an Italian espresso maker on the stovetop and runs her to do list for the day.  She realizes each morning that she has become a creature of habit filled with to do lists.  The list goes on: pick-up fresh vegetables from … Continue reading Samsara: Chapter 5 – Amelie and Julian

Samsara: Chapter 1 – Amelie “In the Present of Time”

CHAPTER 1         He invaded the sequence of my dream uninvited. He appeared in a window frame. I approached him without hesitation and I knew without being told that we only had seconds. I did not know who he was, but my soul knew him. His face, this time, was not truly his. … Continue reading Samsara: Chapter 1 – Amelie “In the Present of Time”