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15,000

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15,000.  That’s the number of words I’ve written so far.  In 3 days. I still don’t have a title I like, but that can wait. Another chapter roils around in my head… at… Continue reading

Floridians be like, “We still recognize bad grammar when it’s over 90F.”

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It’s that time of year again. We made it through January (aka “when hell freezes over) We made it through February (aka “short man month syndrome) We made it through March/April (aka when… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm: Writing Frenzy

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Never ask a writer, “What do you do for fun?” Today, I bleached the living room floor and drove hubby out of the house.  He hates bleach.  I hate cantaloupe.  He bought one… Continue reading

Censorship

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  I read that two WordPress blogs were taken down because someone in Pakistan complained. https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/05/17/wordpress-com-blacklists-blogs-critical-of-islam/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=daily&utm_content=links&utm_campaign=20190517 EXCERPT:  “A few weeks ago Twitter Legal notified us that this tweet violated Pakistan’s (sharia) laws. @WordPress… Continue reading

99 word prompt : tree

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May 16, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that goes in search of trees. It can be one particular tree, a grove, woods, or forest. What makes… Continue reading

You have been warned

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Coronal health?

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  I’m taking a break today, so my 2nd cousin’s eldest daughter on my father’s side is writing a post for me. She lives in a rustic log cabin nestled in a forest… Continue reading

Advice…um…

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I would SO love to give good advice.  …but when I do, no one listens. My advice about anxiety is this:  Never say the “A” word in front of someone in a medical… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Num6er5

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Admit it! We’ve all done it!! You go to sleep with 1058 readers and wake up to find you now have 1045 for no apparent reason. In the background, on your 60 inch… Continue reading

What a week…month…2019…

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Can I have a do-over? Specifically, can I pretend it’s January 1, 2019? If I hear one more person say, “You need to count your blessings,” someone is going to need a new… Continue reading