A Canadian friend of ours said that watching American politics is like passing a gruesome traffic accident.
“How is that?”
“You feel like you should avert your eyes; it has nothing to do with you, but the astonishing scale of wreckage makes it impossible to look away.”
My 60th year in 60,000 words
Day 32: 47 words, TOTAL = 4700; 55,300 remaining
(I know - it's not a maple leaf, but it was the best I could do on the fly.)
Robin Clifford Wood is a writer and writing teacher. She lives in central Maine with her husband and dogs, loves to be outdoors, and enjoys ever-expanding horizons through her grown children and their multi-species families.