Thursday, November 15, 2012

More Nano Days

See what you can do with all that left over Halloween candy! Chocolate Candy Pie!
“I can’t believe you like me.” His words were quiet. Yet, it made his throat ache to actually say it.

“Well, maybe I can’t believe, you like me.” She softly said as her fingers intertwined with his. He touched her dark plum nail polish on her thumb with his thumb.

It was dreamy being here, close to her softness, yet he sensed her strength too.

I dunno why but Nick makes me think of my cousin. Perhaps "Tobey" is more like my cousin. He's a very quiet fellow. Actually, its become a problem between him and his sister. And I got a bit caught up in it. Anyway, when I write, people I know do show up in my stories. Although, its not that I'm trying to write about them, but more along the line of remembering certain ways about them-ellie

This is our life and it’s not going to last forever. There isn’t time to talk about someday writing that short story or poem or novel. Slow down now, touch what is around you, and out of care and compassion for each moment and detail, put pen to paper and begin to write.
Natalie Goldberg


  1. Ohmigosh that Chocolate Candy Pie...swoon! :)

  2. THAT PIE! Good luck with the nano days! I know you can do it!

  3. You go girl! You know we are cheering for you!

  4. I like the idea of remembering people that way in stories.

  5. Love that last quote! It's certainly how I feel about writing.