I am home from a mini-vacation of three days at the beach. We took a trip to celebrate twenty years of marriage, and my birthday
You know when you’re stressed and you can’t quite talk about whatever all your stressed about right in the moment of it? Well, I
I was looking at some photos from a few years ago for a post I’m thinking about and a couple of things caught my attention.
How many poems constitutes “a lot” of poems? Sometime last year I began trying to wrangle my poems into some kind of order, all my
Here we are, can you believe it, going into September. Where does the time go? I’m still reading Carl Sandburg’s big book of Abraham Lincoln.
Do you ever let yourself daydream the most fantastical daydream you can possibly imagine for your life? Some people don’t daydream like that. Others will
This isn’t what I was going to write about today. I was going to write about dreams, about thinking positive, being happy, and dreaming bigger.
I have a new motto. For some years now my motto has been, “Get up. Go on.” It is a good and fine motto. There
I’ve re-started a Tumblr page, and I’ve created a companion page to this page. The goal is, to keep what is good, to focus on
I am off twitter once and for all and for good. (Only took how many tries?) They just changed their format anyway and, I wasn’t
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
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
Big ideas. I’m having a Quantum Leap kind of day. Hypothesizing some things. Suspend your disbelief for a moment and imagine you can see the
Do you have monsters? Apparently I had a lot of monsters I didn’t even know I had. Some of them were political, some of them
Here’s a great write up/interview of author Danielle Steel at Glamour mag. How has Steel written 179 books? She writes/works twenty to twenty-two hours a
Loralee: The Dimestore Novella Chapter Two, Oh Henry Originally published on October 27, 2011 Static crackled through the radio’s old speakers mixed with the
The rain has been seemingly incessant. It was ingrained in me throughout my youth not to be a “complainer.” However, seeing as how I am
Photo of a woman drinking tea after a bombing raid in London during the Blitz (no copyright infringement intended.) Link. Yesterday, (when I started writing
The Last Time We Visited Aldera Dune by Teri Skultety, copyright 2018, all rights reserved The last time we visited Aldera Dune,
I’ve planted roses in my bones, and left the ashes of those years, in an urn mixed with tears, lit on fire with my fears,
Some titles may be temporarily unavailable pending updates. As often said, all this is a “learn as you go” process. While trying to make some
I’ve been exceptionally busy lately with no end to that in sight. I haven’t done any writing or editing in at least a week. So
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
One of the most wonderful things within the many fine and good examples that Bruce Lee left us with, is his example of inclusiveness.