Like a temperate pool’s caress…
I’ve got a new lover in my life.
She’s a dress. But, not just any old dress. Long and flowing, she wraps herself around me, gently; like a temperate pool’s caress on the booty of a skinny dipper.
Whenever I wear her, I feel fresh and full of life. Her effects, at times, transcend me to places of an almost spiritual nature. I honestly don’t think anything could be more feminine and uplifting than she.
Heavenly. She is so damn heavenly. And I feel grateful to have discovered her on a lonely sales rack last month. Continue reading
Did I ever tell you about how John and I met? It happened late one Saturday night, in January 2003 at a bar in Hong Kong. We met. We laughed. And, yes, we made-out like crazy teenagers. When the sun came up, our rendezvous ended, and we went our separate ways with a plan to meet the following weekend. Same place. Same time. And so we did. And the story of “us” officially began.
Now, did I ever tell you about the events leading up to our meeting? The ones that make me question whether or not destiny, herself, may have played a small hand in our union?
Well, I wrote a short story about it and it can be found in this fab new book! Once Upon an Expat shares an ecclectic collection of funny and heart-tugging stories told by women writers from around the globe. And I am so excited to have my story, A Man From Another Land, within its pages.
It’s available on Amazon and all author royalties will be donated to Books Abroad, helping promote literacy and education in developing countries.