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The Night Train

It’s coming.  That birthday.  The one that means I actually have to be a grownup. The best possible way to celebrate such a birthday would be to run away with the circus.  As a close second, I’m dusting off a writer’s romantic dream: my notebook and I will be catching the night train to Venice. … Continue reading

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Inventory

I recently finished reading Moab is my Washpot, Stephen Fry’s first memoir.  I discovered that he too was the child of an inventor, though his dad invented very different types of stuff than mine.  Also he describes a dad with a very different temperament than my own father.  Nevertheless, his description of growing up in … Continue reading