Author Archives: FS

About FS

Toronto, Canada. Writing about slices of life, the moments and minor details of which come into awareness or out of imagination and the spaces inbetween.

What to do when you don’t know what to do

Just stop. Stop. Pause. Take a break. Rest. Hold still. Cease and desist. Be still. Just be. And listen. To your heartbeat. To the sounds around you. After a moment or two, you can start all over again. Maybe now … Continue reading

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Just in time for the holidays

  In today’s news, I did a little collage and re-wrote the lyrics to a Christmas carol and posted it on my IG art account.  A friend suggested I share it, and let me say that I am shaking in … Continue reading

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A day of things

~~ The first thing of the day — if you’re lucky — is this: You Wake up. And then all the other things start.  The mind does its thing. Thinking things. Then your body does its thing. And you, well, … Continue reading

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Between Then and Now

Photo by FS — clocks on the wall of a Toronto shop   Between then and now (if by then you mean the last time we saw each other to get caught up with the happenings inside and outside of us … Continue reading

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Life with a Pet

Part 1: A creative prompt about describing life with pets. The response could be in any media and I chose to do it in writing.  Well, not a choice. More of an experience. A stream of consciousness that spent its time capturing feelings and … Continue reading

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