Posts tagged ‘memories’

June 27, 2012

Writing Wish List

by limebirdkate

Recently, I was helping my mother sort through her barn for an upcoming yard sale. I found an old book that I used to love reading. As I thumbed through the pages, something fluttered to the dusty floor. It was a bookmark that I had made a long time ago.

When I read what I wrote on the bookmark, my teen self leaped out in front of me, reminding me of what I once wanted:

I Wish

to be a novelist

my books will be made into movies

to marry Tom Cruise

to draw like a real Disney artist

to meet John Jakes

to live in the Caribbean

to own a horse

At the bottom I signed it, topped off with a little Mickey Mouse head, which had been my ‘insignia’.

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