Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Obligingly Regurgitating Your Meal on the Grounds

The greedy school bus crept through the streets devouring clumps of children until its belly groaned with surfeit, then lumbered back to the schoolhouse where it obligingly regurgitated its meal onto the grounds. – Wendy Lawton

The above sentence stirs my feelings… especially ones of nausea and panic. Because for one brief second every time I read it, I realize the sentence was written by a respected author and literary agent.

[Read the rest of this post at Scribble Chicks.]

3 comments:

Sarah said...

BJ-
I always love reading your posts on Scribble Chicks! They are so funny and interesting.

Debra said...

Your posts are always so encouraging, BJ! :)

Deb

BJ Hamrick said...

Thanks Sarah! I appreciate your kind words.

And thank you, Debra! :) I enjoy keeping up with you on the World Wide Web!

I know all about waiting--for the right guy, for high school to end, for my boobs to come in (two out of three ain't bad).


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