As many of my dear readers of this blog know, my dad has been very ill over the past few months. Recently he was diagnosed with Myelodysplastic syndrome, a lethal bone marrow disease.
I’ve decided to take a leave of absence from my job at the newspaper to help with my father’s care.
I want you to know that I will continue posting on this blog. The English Muse — which I started in January as a form of creative expression — has become my respite. Your kind comments have kept me going…