"Untitle at the De Young"
While waiting for a friend at the De Young Museum, I was drawn to a rather attractive older woman sitting in the middle of the lobby working on her make-up, oblivious to all around her for quite some time. The juxtaposition of this 'work-of-art' in progress surrounded by a wealth of art on the walls told me this was a moment worth capturing.
Short story writers wanted!
The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.