My Doll Adventure
I spend a lot of time staring into the eyes of dolls, looking for someone to stare back.
For a doll to star in these stories, you have to be able to imagine what she what’s going on her head. 345 more words
3 months ago
or, The Case of the Headless Doll
I knew as soon as I started writing for Rosie that I wanted one of her adventures to involve dolls. 755 more words
4 months, 2 weeks ago
Rosie’s first real adventure begins, quietly enough, with trains, dolls, and a bedtime story.
and then . . . to be continued in about 4 weeks when we return to Rosie’s story. 386 more words
Ten Thousand Words
Tell me once more
how you treasure my
held together with a pair of chopsticks
how you crave my
smooth as the china in your display cabinet. 71 more words
4 months, 3 weeks ago
quintessential antique dolls
Some antique dolls are just special, and you know it when you find them, even when they are not whole. Moira is such a doll. I found her as a shoulder-head with no body sitting on a shelf with another more common shoulder-head. 775 more words
Voyager of freedom
On a shelf she sits,
On the wall,
Beautiful and defined,
The china doll.
They pass her by,
Smile and look.
Her soul, 39 more words
5 months, 3 weeks ago
Some seasons, at the semi-annual Portland Crossroads Doll & Teddy Bear Show & Sale, I find my bag filling up with every manner of doll accessory. 1,446 more words