Stories move us and drive us. A narrative is often our framework for understanding. When life fails to, “make sense” it is often because we don’t grasp a unifying narrative.
For those of us who are native storytellers most of the stories pass by unrecorded.
i reminisced about all the stories that have flickered through my head as threads that i did not follow. They were not woven into the fabric of my life. They were left dangling.
i think all writers have these loose ends.
The one who got away is not a man. The one who got away was a Viking…