I never thought that work could be so good.  I haven’t had a chance to sit down in peace and quiet and work here at home for four uninterrupted hours for as long as I can remember.  I didn’t do much more than work, but I can’t remember when working was such a pleasant thing to do.  After a late night in the office on Monday, a representational event last Tuesday night, an open house at my son’s school on Wednesday night, an official visit on Thursday night and Friday, and a large goodbye barbeque last night for good friends who will soon leave the country — spending a few hours tonight with peace, quiet, and no interruptions felt like heaven.  Even if I was only working.  Never underestimate those precious moments that pass by so quickly.
 

Books by MG EdwardsMG Edwards is a writer of books and stories in the thriller and science fiction-fantasy genres. He also writes travel adventures and children’s books. A former U.S. diplomat, he served in South Korea, Paraguay, and Zambia before leaving the Foreign Service to write full time.

Edwards is author of six books. His memoir, Kilimanjaro: One Man’s Quest to Go Over the Hill, was finalist for the Book of the Year Award and the Global eBook Award. He has published four children’s picture books in the World Adventurers for Kids Series: Alexander the Salamander; Ellie the Elephant; Zoe the Zebra; and a collection featuring all three stories. His book Real Dreams: Thirty Years of Short Stories is an anthology of 15 short stories.

Edwards lives in Taipei, Taiwan with his wife Jing and son Alex. He has also lived in Austria, Singapore and Thailand. For more books or stories by M.G. Edwards, visit his web site at www.mgedwards.com or contact him by e-mail at me@mgedwards.com or on Twitter @m_g_edwards.

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2 Comments

  1. Bob's Gravatar Bob
    August 26, 2008    

    Glad that things are getting better Mikey!

  2. MIKE's Gravatar MIKE
    August 27, 2008    

    Thanks, Bob.  As they say in Paraguay, poco by poco!

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