Weekend at Caterpickles

Housewares2015Daddyo, reading the billboard at McCormick Plaza as we drove down Lake Shore Drive on a recent Saturday afternoon: “Housewares 2015. Mommyo, there’s an entire convention devoted to furniture and tile and stuff.”

Mommyo, excitedly: “Why aren’t we there right now?”

The (then) Seven-Year-Old, dejectedly: “Awww…”

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About Shala Howell

Writer of things ranging from optical network switching white papers to genetic testing patient education materials to historical fiction set in an 1880s asylum. When I’m not scratching my head over pesky characters who refuse to do things how I want them done or dreaming of my next book (which will of course be much easier to write than the current one), my writerly self can be found blogging about life with a very curious Ten-Year-Old at Caterpickles.com, or musing about books and the writing life at BostonWriters.wordpress.com.
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  1. Pingback: Wordless Wednesday: The Eight-Year-Old goes to #C2E2 | CATERPICKLES

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