Yesterday at the pool, my nephews were live role-playing Age of Empires. In the pool. With a football. Don't ask me how it works, but I assure you I was fascinated by this complex system. The mind of little boys never fails to inspire me.
Joy Clark is a word-weaver who keeps knotting the threads. You may find her at a rickety piano bench, a mug of tea on her right, and a pile of over-due homework at her left. If you come upon her in a free hour, take her for a walk and swap stories.