is a writer and editor
in san francisco
PBQ was covered in Splitsider, and they were nice enough to include one of my pieces, “Scenes From ‘Air Bud: Glory Days’” as an excerpt.
An unrecognized number has been calling me once per day for the past month. I searched the number and it’s a landline from my hometown. Curious, I called it today, and this song started playing.
At first I thought it was hold music, so I listened to the song loop ~4 more times before hanging up.
I now have more questions than answers.
Weirdo abandoned suburban homes on Governors Island, which I wandered around today. Lois Lowry (author of The Giver) grew up here, which kind of makes sense — the whole island feels like a big creepy, failed utopia.
This sounds like a story about two pieces of paper magically communicating.