That’s the thing with magic. You’ve got to know it’s still here, all around us, or it just stays invisible for you. -Charles deLint

I had an event the other night.  Nothing extraordinary, really.  Just a gig at the City Museum in St. Louis.  I love that place, but at night it’s truly something to behold.  I was watching all of these executives walk through the caverns, grinning manically and asking how to get to the 10 story slide.  It was lovely watching all of them turning into silly eight year old’s before my eyes.   One of the ladies that I read for looked a bit nervous.  She had long, dark hair, an anxious smile and a friend with her.  Right when she …