Two Months with Mercena

(Why am I naming days?) 10/15/14, Day 14,043 (Mercena Day 61): Two Months with Mercena What’s amazing to me is how natural it all seems now. In the early days, everything was so strange; not just the new life wailing in our home, but all the trappings that go with it–the diaper hose I installed into the toilet, the warmer […]

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Taina and Marvin First Draft Complete

(Why am I naming days?) 10/4/14, Day 14,032 (Mercena Day 50): Taina and Marvin First Draft Complete Yesterday was a good day: Mercena turned fifty days old, and I finished the first draft of my next full-length play, currently titled Taina and Marvin. There’s a lot I’m happy about with this play: The characters, the structure, the self-inflicted political heartbreak […]

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