Once Upon a Time…

…in a faraway land that was so flat you could watch your dog run away for three days, a little girl was born. She grew up on a farm with three younger brothers and a lot of cats. The cats kept her company while she read fairy tales out of large books. Sometimes, she made up her own fairy tales to tell her brothers. Eventually, she went to university, where she learned she didn’t need a prince. She found one anyway, and collected a couple degrees before she married him. They live in a little apartment now with their imaginary dog (the prince is allergic to cats) and she collects notebooks to write things in. Sometimes those things get published and sometimes they sit in a corner collecting dust. But the magic still trickles out of her old fairy tale books and taps her on the shoulder, so she continues to read fairy tales and make up her own.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s