Tell Me a Story
Stories, meanderings, essays and a few doodles now and again
Sunday, June 20, 2021
Pop's been gone almost 24 hours now. My state of shock is fading into dismal disconsolation. None of us gets outta here alive but would...
Saturday, June 19, 2021
I only mention it but...UPDATE
Pre-fatherhood Daddy Daddy died at 8:30 this morning. I’m stunned and savagely shattered. Silly as this is, it never occurred to me that he’...
Friday, June 18, 2021
In my ongoing efforts to distract myself from the Victorian melodrama (think Wilkie Collins ’s The Woman in White ) that my life has become,...
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Hitting the Fan
It’s not just my father who’s not doing well. Jen’s Pop isn’t in good shape either. She wrote up a synopsis of his ongoing ordeal In Februar...
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
I'm just waiting for THE text. Yes, 't he tex t.' Deaf here, remember? It may seem cold, weird and much to cazh to you but it...
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
No new news on Daddy. He’s hanging in. Here are a couple memories though: I was in my mid-20s. Daddy had stopped by for a quick visit with ...
Monday, June 14, 2021
Daddy at Daddy at 43. Me at 21. Today is, quite possibly, my father’s last on this big spinning orb. The nurses told my sister Celeste yeste...
Sunday, June 13, 2021
Three and Yur Out
I can’t subscribe to every interesting mag or newspaper that has an article I want to read. Dammit. Most give three free reads before cuttin...
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