• Melanie MacDonald

Exercise with a quote from a book

“Mother died today” she said. There was no emotion on her face. Is she trying to be strong for the others in the room; or was a connection never formed due to all the hours she worked as a single mother? She had a funeral to arrange. The silence of the room was deafening. She couldn’t focus. It was like a static energy entered the room and left her frozen in place. The only words she could speak was “Mother died today.”

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