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Being “theresick” & writing love letters to a place

I’ve talked about the surreal aspect of being published after aspiring to it for so long. And I’ve talked about the sometimes crippling effects of imposter syndrome. Brilliant people I never would have imagined struggle with the same feelings. Thanks go to Nikki Moore for the Neil Gaiman story link. If Neil Armstrong and Neil Gaiman have to wonder how they got there, then of course I can question how I managed…

It’s amazing what you can find down an ancient well or on a bit of mosaic floor.

Sunday I’ll be hurtling over the Atlantic on a return visit to Slovenia with my son in tow. I’ve got more research to do, an article on Slovenian microbreweries to write, and a need to show Julian the Alps he’s named for. The thought of being there again still gives me this nervous, excited flutter in my belly. I was a naif dreamer when I packed a backpack and took off to spend a year…