Writing at Ikea

"I know we don't need it, but it's still pretty cool." -IKEA shopper I'm wondering about the reactions of the shoppers as we sit here in a living room set writing. Do they think we're store employees? Paid actors? Squatters? Performance artists? I imagine writing in this space as a quiet protest against the necessity … Continue reading Writing at Ikea

10am at Amelie’s Bakery

Bride to be in white wedding dress and teal shoes drapes over an armchair Photographer and assistant flutter around Someone wryly offers "I got married at the courthouse" A woman in a steel neck and head brace converses with companions A three year old asks her dad, "Are you going to write with me?" Jeweled-tone … Continue reading 10am at Amelie’s Bakery