Tag: names

S-a-y-a. Pronounced S-i-g-h-a. Spelled S-a-y-a.

I’ve written about my name before.   An email received recently, from the Editor in Chief of a major Chicago web publication, in response to my topic suggestion, spurs another post on the topic – Thanks, April.  We’ll get that up there soon. When you get an email from me, it says from Saya April Hillman.  Read more…

Would I be president by now if my name was Alexis?

I love names.  When I worked at Crown Books the summer before sophomore year of college, we were told to choose three sections for which we’d be responsible – straightening, re-shelving, dusting.  I chose Current Events, a section I don’t remember, and Health.  I had no interest in cholesterol levels or micro-biotic diets, but Health Read more…