I am standing a little taller today; perhaps my head is even a little larger. (I don’t know for sure because I have a perm and it has already made my noggin look 23% bigger.
The reason for my potentially increased hat size is the awesome compliment I received via text. A dear reader (who shall remain anonymous) commented re: my last blog entry…excuse me whilst I scroll down on my cell phone; ah yes, here it is:
“That post made me cry and almost pee my pants!”
Now—and this probably goes without saying, my golden goal as a writer, my trophy at the end of the tunnel, my Emmy/Tony/Oscar is simply this: (And I would like to express it in the form of a haiku)
For a reader like you
An involuntary bodily reaction
That I have written.
This reaction could be a number of things (haiku alert);
a cough of delight
a belch of enchantment
a little toot of happiness
a sneeze of satisfaction
a few moist tears of pleasure
even the above mentioned condition.
Can you blame me for being on top of the world?