Musings of a Storyteller
/ˈstɔː.riˌtel.ər/ – noun
A person who writes or tells stories or reads them aloud.
Sometimes I even write music to go along with the stories.
The clouds were a uniformly grey blanket hanging low above the skyscrapers
Droplets of crimson fall from her eyes.
Some say that a short, sharp sniff of the air is best.
“Back in my day…”
“Here we go again.”
“It’s easy to make kids laugh, but you gotta be careful,” I said. She looked at me, a little bemused.
Is it a skill, a talent, a waste of time?
Is it a mysterious guiding hand, or just blind luck?
“Wow,” said one person, “you look fantastic! Happy Birthday!” I nodded and smiled. Reactions from old friends were either like that, or the complete opposite.
A leaf fell. It would be the first of many that would fall from this old beloved tree
The crackle and pop of my rice crispies…
My personal genderfluid experience