Last Friday night I had dinner with a friend. We hadn’t seen each other for a quite a while, so we had a lot to catch up on. There have been a lot of changes in her life (all good). I had a few revelations to share, so we really took our time. We enjoyed a leisurely meal, punctuated with much conversation.
We worked together years ago, when I first moved to Toronto. Turned out she’s as cat crazy as I am; and we bonded over our feline friends. So it goes without saying we had to spend some time bringing each other up to date on our four-legged children. She’s renovating her condo, so we also talked a bit about that.
But she’s got a new man in her life. And I had a gazillion (slight exaggeration) questions.
When it was ‘my’ turn, all I wanted to talk about was my writing. Yeah, yeah, I know. “All work and no play makes Jane a dull girl”. What can I say? My writing is going exceptionally well (knock on wood). I’m excited. And wanted to share. She spent a few years writing a book (since abandoned), so she gets it. Continue reading