posted on Dec, 23 2014 @ 08:25 PM
a reply to: Night Star
I appreciate your vote of confidence where writing is concerned. I find myself readily able to turn my mind to holding forth on the issues of the day
on occasion, probably because there is a framework and a logic to it which relies upon the physical universe. But since I met my son, I have to
confess, my imagination has been taken up with other matters than creating narratives and dialogues, painting pictures and telling stories with words.
I feel like for the moment, I have to concentrate on the story I am living right now, because damn me if it does not FEEL like some fantastical
adventure. The part of my brain that flung out crazy monologues and described galleons and sword fights, is no longer free to do so. It is consumed by
a single concept, a smiling little face, a face which is both familiar to me, and none the less has the essence of the impossible underneath its
I am overwhelmed with love, I think that is perhaps, the bottom line. Though I do not expect that to change any time soon, I am sure that when I
normalise and acclimatise myself to the new paradigm which has sprung up in my life, I will return to writing. At the moment however, I am adrift in
the most positive possible fashion, and rather enjoying it I must say!