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Nov 23 2013

Definition no. 8

Definition No. 8 Happiness is a stench. At 4am in the morning when I woke up, I put on some clothes, still half asleep and not exactly knowing what I would  be doing in the next following minutes. The old man had knocked discreetly at the window of the guest house. I had promised the night before that I would help him do the yard chores. I was now standing in front of the fence separating the main house from the garden of the main house, wearing an old sweater, 3 sizes...

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Nov 19 2013

Definition no. 2

Definition No. 2 Happiness is a yellow maple leaf. The one I have cautiously preserved between the pages of my favorite book. I had grasped it myself in the park while I was walking on a warm autumn Sunday. The kids were fooling around, the dog was running wild, I was strolling hand in hand with my man. I was listening to him missing us the time he was away. I was absorbing every word he was saying and selfishly rejoice of him being home. This very yellow maple leaf, the one I cautiously preserve between the...

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