There are, I believe, pivotal moments in every life. This idea is one that has been much explored in literature, philosophy, art. What a blessing it is, I think, to be gifted with self-awareness in such moments, to be able to feel the subtle shift in the energy of the universe. Of course, sometimes that… Continue reading A Subtle Shift in the Light
Over the course of the last two days, I've finally had a little bit of time to work on the book again, "Magdalene Aubergine." I keep thinking it's finished and then it grows. I don't know if it is turning out to be the book I intended to write, but it is the book I… Continue reading Dig A Little Deeper
Some of your hurts you have cured, and the sharpest you still have survived, but what torments of grief you've endured, from evils which never arrived. -Ralph Waldo Emerson Has worrying ever done you any good? It hasn't ever done me any good. I wasn't always a worrier. Some people are born worriers, it's… Continue reading Freedom from Worry
Here's a quote from the book "Illusions", by Richard Bach... "In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have chosen this lifetime." That makes the question pretty simple, though perhaps the answer(s) won't be. What makes you happy? When are you the happiest? What are you most happy doing?… Continue reading What Makes You Happy?
Anyone else here a book-a-holic? Show of hands? First of all, I was going to quit all this and I didn't and I said I wasn't going to talk about it, and I'm not. But, if it makes anyone feel better, I do have all that sorted out, thanks. So there's that. Then, about five… Continue reading Confessions of a Book-a-holic
I've spent these days in dreams of you these Knights in search of what is true let all the world forgive me this I've spent lifetimes searching for your kiss. I've had a very strange afternoon, in the most welcome way. Someone, something, unexpected "woke" me up, reminded me... of me, of an idea… Continue reading Days in Dreams
https://youtu.be/_2hXBf1DakE If you're looking for me on facebook, I am not there. I took my leave of it a couple of days ago. I will say this, it's a kind of odd... feeling? I was a participant on facebook for seven years, that's quite a chunk of time to be engaged in such timesuckage. I… Continue reading The Zombies, She’s Not There
I've worked hard the last couple of years to get some books published, I'm thinking of them as there were "the first five," and now there is "the magnificent seven." I also have stories in three print anthologies, and I'm going to get those linked up with cover pictures, as well as having been published… Continue reading One November, I Published Two Books
from 'Gold Mine' _____this true heart______________ I will write your name on every breath from now until forever, forget you never, know that I have not let go of this true heart. Forgiving you and him and them and everyone, everything, sing ever louder, stronger, taking claim of every wind and every rain, rising up… Continue reading Too, as in, Also…
I've been doing some serious thinking about the world lately. Can you hear the quiet? This serious thinking isn't a new thing for me. This bout of thinking began with the drug induced suicide of a rock star. I'm referring to it as drug induced because we'll never really know and the fact is that… Continue reading Can You Hear the Quiet?
Unlimited You know what a woman wants? A badass son of a bitch who can make the trip and still treat her like the most precious being on the planet. A man who’s really a gentleman, even if sometimes she doesn’t act like much of a lady. She wants a proper rescue. She wants gallantry… Continue reading Unlimited