12 Questions to Ask Your Dad Before He’s Gone

I saw these questions, and thought of my kids. I never got a chance to ask my father, and so I thought I would answer the questions for them, and sent my answers to my son and daughter yesterday. Here goes, I have lived an interesting life. If you have more questions, ask, and IContinue reading “12 Questions to Ask Your Dad Before He’s Gone”

“Write an apology letter to a place.”

It was called, “Booeymonger’s”. A late night oasis for those of us who partied into the late night in the 70s and 80s. I just Googled them and am stunned to see they are still there, in the same Friendship Heights location in Washington, DC. I owe the store, and its employees, a huge apologyContinue reading ““Write an apology letter to a place.””

Write about a character who doesn’t want to go to sleep.

“If I sleep, I’ll dream, and it might not be of you,” I whispered. “Stop it,” she said and hit me with a pillow, “it’s been a long day, and I’m leaving in the morning for Thanksgiving break.” “Without me,” I moaned. “I’ll be so lonely here. I don’t want to sleep. I don’t wantContinue reading “Write about a character who doesn’t want to go to sleep.”