the intricacies of timing

I wrote this last week as part of the 30 day Isolation Journals Project I’ve been diligently — albeit, sometimes frustratingly — working through, and with permission from the two writer friends referenced in it, I’m sharing this little snippet of my private thoughts. Stay kind and stay well.

prompt: choose a line from a favorite book and use it as the opening sentence for today’s entry
April 9, 2020

With man gone, will there be hope for gorilla? “Man kills things,” he says as he affirms that Ishmael’s death drives home the whole point…