I’m impressed by your creativity, I said. What’s your secret? She took a long drag on her cigarette and said, Being a mom, you learn how to improvise.
How hard is it to make stuff up? she said. Not hard at all, I said. The real trick is knowing to stop before you get confused.
In my dream, the angel shrugged & said, If we fail this time, it will be a failure of imagination & then she placed the world gently in the palm of my hand.