Category: THE STAGE OF LIFE

THE OUTSIDER

September 18, 2017

My parents got separated when I was 9 months. I’ve never experienced the idea of a traditional family made up of a Mom, a Dad and brothers, and sisters.  My dad had 3 other kids with two other different women and although I’ve always loved my step-siblings, we grew up apart, had very different lives…

PINOCCHIO STARTED IT

September 12, 2017

When I was 2 years old, after picking me up from the kindergarten down the street, my grandma would read me the book of Pinocchio. It was like a ritual that would happen every afternoon in order to keep me quiet. I was a precocious and smart little kid (my mom has bragged about this…

THE STAGE OF LIFE

September 11, 2017

All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts (…) – WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE – As you like it, Act II, Scene VII   I’ve been addicted to stories my entire Life. I’ve read them in…