Can we see beauty when light and life bring us pain? More than hope says, "Yes." Lily Chang © 2019
I had a very nice weekend celebrating my birthday. The best part was spending time with friends. Seeing sites and enjoying exquisite food was icing on the cake. One in the company asked what my birthday wish was. I had to think about it for a moment. It wasn't that I didn't have any wishes,… Continue reading Birthday Wish
I'm writing adult fiction, magical realism specifically. My desire is to cultivate a community — whether in writing, here, or in person — where people can be transparent and real, while also giving hope, showing that love in all its complexity exists and inviting the imagination out to play. All I need from you is: be willing… Continue reading Willing
I put my "new" Royal De Luxe typewriter to good use this morning.
Life has seemed intolerable, wading through miry muck. Dealing with people's written compositions that make little sense has been painful. Pulling random words out of a hat and assembling them on a page would have fared better. At least contradictory claims wouldn't be paraded as arguments. Low expectations would be set. Maybe even a good… Continue reading Making Merry in Miry Muck