Digressions, Rambles, Other Free Reading



The Haunting of Hill House

Growing Up Dead in Texas

Green Darkness

Cheyenne Madonna

2016 in Books

April is National Poetry Month

Patti Smith


Essays, Anecdotes, Digressions, Rambles

Why I Write Fiction

My Magnificent, Neverending, Love Affair With Words

Believing Again



Love Letters

Finding My Niche in the Beautiful World

Open 24/7 But It’s Closing Time: The Rewiring of the Internet Affected Brain

The Dance is the Dance

Sunday Morning Coming Down

Favorite Films

Feeling Good: Miss Nina Simone

That 70’s Sound

The Girl in Geiger’s Bookstore Didn’t Know That

Feed Your Head

We Create Culture

Can You Hear the Quiet?

Finally You Would Dream



It is Still Beautiful. Chris Cornell.

Resilience, Carrie Fisher, The New Modern, and How to Be Yourself

Stanyan Street

Lauren Bacall

Tom Petty, Long After Dark