Blogs by D.J. Ludlow
The Party at The End Of The World
9/1/2004 7:20:03 PM
What does a world do when it begins to realise that there is nothing left for it to do? That it no longer has a purpose or reason to exist? Indeed that it soon may no longer exist at all?
What if you had the chance to leave the world you have lived in all your life for a new world - and a new purpose? What if you have to answer that question for real?
It's been a little while but I've just posted my latest short story hot off the presses. That's it in the title and it is now in my short story collection here for you to read if you wish.
Well I looked at my page stats today and they are just approaching 8,000 visits. Man that's humbling for a guy who is more or less imprisoned in his own home by chemical disability. To know my writing has touched the lives of so many, however briefly, is more than I could have ever hoped for, even if I were able-bodied. Thanks AD.
OK there is not much in the bank to show for it but for me touching lives and sharing a few brief moments while we are on this planet together just doesn't translate into fiscal language at all. How can you even begin to place a dollar value on it? Mind you it doesn't translate into food on the table much either :)- thank goodness for the pension and the love of a good woman with a job. Still it would be nice if I could translate something for the sake of my family. :(
But still I thank my Lord for all of it! I am happy to leave it all in His hands - I trust those hands.
Till next time bloggers.
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Writing again ... again - Thursday, September 07, 2006
OH! That's right! It NEVER was about the money!! - Tuesday, November 15, 2005
The Party at The End Of The World - Wednesday, September 01, 2004
Lastborn - Is Born!! - Sunday, June 13, 2004
The Gift of Andrew - Monday, May 31, 2004
Time to get Honest!!! - Sunday, May 30, 2004
I'mmm Baaack (again) - Thursday, January 01, 2004
Doin' The Old Dog Walk - Friday, September 05, 2003
A Milestone? (Or maybe it's just a wobbly first step) - Tuesday, August 12, 2003
A Two Edged Sword of Strength - Tuesday, August 12, 2003
What is a JESUS GRANNY? - Sunday, August 10, 2003
A Voice At The Door. - Sunday, August 10, 2003
Deception - Monday, August 04, 2003
The Case of The Perfect Alibi - Wednesday, July 30, 2003
An Honest Man - Saturday, July 19, 2003
Abused But Not Unloved - Tuesday, July 15, 2003
Another Four Line Lesson. - Sunday, July 13, 2003
The Sad, Sad Tale of an Opened Mind. - Wednesday, July 09, 2003
Welcome To My World! - Wednesday, July 09, 2003
The Inside Out Prison - Tuesday, July 08, 2003
The Survivor' Now Has a Pic! - Monday, July 07, 2003
New Poem and Article - Sunday, July 06, 2003
The Time of Times Foretold?' - Saturday, July 05, 2003
And So It Begins! - Saturday, July 05, 2003