April 17 – Day 10 – Amusing?

“But what if I don’t feel like being amusing?” I was having coffee with a “writer” friend of mine and talking about this blog. “You don’t have to be MickAmusing every time you type.  Just be yourself.  Be real.  And stop putting “writer” in quotes all the time,” he said making the rabbit ears gesture. “How…

April 10

Day 10 (Well, “Day 3,” actually…) “Hey Pops.  Whatcha doin’?” My 9 year old son has found me holed up in his room, ironically, the only place in the house undisturbed enough to write.  Because we are uncommonly conscious parents (well, she is) “we” planned, in advance, what we wanted to be called when he…

Day 9

Day 9.  Supplies are running low, but morale holding.  Mentally fatigued, but still committed to a belief that rescue is possible.  As each passing day ticks off the calendar, it becomes more and more unlikely, but hope is what we live on when there is not enough food.  Plenty of water, but I’m not sure…