My dear friend Wendy suffered a horrible loss last night. Her charming and totally awesome father was killed in an accident. Wendy is known here at First Draft as frequent commenter and crack van habituee, Elspeth Ravenwind. She’s a life force, something she has in common with her late father, so I know she’ll get through this but, damn, this sucks.
Here’s a song I want played when the bucket kicks me. The story goes that Some Fantastic Place was written by Difford and Tilbrook in honor of the person who introduced them. It’s about grief and loss and it moves me every time I hear it. This is for Wendy: