Category Archives: Miscellaneous Stuff

Should you if you can?

The saying goes..just because you CAN do a thing does not necessarily mean that you SHOULD do that thing.  Ok, perhaps that is a paraphrase from Star Trek: The Undiscovered Country, but the thought and the question are certainly valid. … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Memory-Thinking of my Mother

On Friday, November 28th, it will be 50 years since my mother passed away.  I was a small child so my memories of her are those of a small child, but they stay with me.  I hold them with a … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Senses

I lay with my eyes closed hoping sleep would take me, but it refused to cooperate.  Around me was the constant hum of low conversations from the other three sided rooms.  Each fourth wall was, in fact, a curtain on … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Leave a comment

Once Upon a Time

Once upon a time there was a dog.  She was a black lab mix and her name was Lucy.  To be honest, her full name was Lickin’ Lucy, The Dancing Dork Dog.  Lucy came into our lives as a puppy … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Funding?? You betcha!

It was recently recommended that I visit a certain website to raise funding in order to have the time to finish my book.  Let’s face it, you can’t sell a book that hasn’t yet been written, right?   I resisted the … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Work in Progress

My book is a family saga.  It covers the life of Mary, beginning when her sister dies at a young age and concludes with her own death at an advanced age.  The ensuing saga covers the events of Mary’s personal … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Leave a comment

Because I must

There are times when you MUST say something or you will burst.  I have had so many of those times, but instead of speaking, I write it down.  It has saved me in many ways.  Today, I had an experience … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Stuff | Leave a comment