A poetry professor stumbles into fame and fortune as an anonymous online Scrabble(R) poet. Miranda lives a quiet life among books and letters as a poetry professor in a small upstate town. When two snap decisions turn up the volume on her life, she must decide whether or not her best laid plans actually lead to where her heart wants to go.… (more)
You never realize where you are going until you get there, where nothing is planned, nothing is known, and your're drawn back into the heart's old orbits, tiny as a grain, massive as a moon. ---------Pat Boran, excerpt from "Moon Street"
To Avram. Without you, I wouldn't know enough about love to write even a sentence about it.
Prologue----- Even at Twelve years old, Miranda knew better than to dissuade her mother from orchestrating her own funeral.
Chapter 1 ----- Miranda stood on the street corner admiring the brightly dyed flowers arranged in so many buckets in front of the bodega.
Then she turned off her phone and surrendered to the last leg of one journey and the start of the next.