The Real Reason I Write

Do you know what I love about writing? Let me explain it to you. During the process of writing, I’m in charge of what hits the paper. I control everything….

Am I Successful

Have you ever had a week where nothing at all went wrong? I’ve had them. This was not one of them. I don’t want to enumerate. It would be depressing…

Why edit?

Here’s to editors! I know a lot of writers who would rather have their gums scraped than have an editor touch their work. To them, it’s a violation. While I…

Family Rules

Family rules I know it’s been a while since I posted anything on my blog. The truth is I have tried to jot a few things down, but each time…

It’s High Time!

Thinking outside of the box is a phrase that means we shouldn’t always use the old braincase in the same, tired ways. Why limit the way we work our noggins?…

Imagination

Wow! It’s silent in the house right now. Bare minutes ago there were dogs barking, a couple of kids fencing, and a whole lot of nonsensical screaming. Actually, the dogs…

Is it dangerous?

Holy smokes! This house is confusing today. There are lap dogs running around yapping, and then there are babies leading the older girls around with leashes tied to their waist….

What the hell is going on?

A comment from a reader found its way to me the other day. They did not understand the point of my blog. They enjoyed the reading, thought my delivery smooth,…