• Great Reads,  Life,  Writing

    Eating Bull …. {Great Reads}

    I admit (as I did to author and fellow blogger, Dr. Carrie Rubin), I’m not a fiction reader. However, on the rare occasion that I take the time to find a good story and I’m hooked, I want to share it! So, here goes…. How often do we reach for…

  • Writing

    The Green Door… First Draft, A Work in Progress, Day 2

      Deep in thought, she didn’t notice the old man sitting quietly on a dirty stoop across the street, both showing their years. He watched the scene and smiled a half-smile, with a look of knowing in his eyes….   Notes to self: synonym for dirty? possibly… Is ‘both’ unclear, misplaced?…

  • Writing

    The Green Door… First Draft, A Work in Progress

    This is a different kind of post for me – the first few lines of a work in progress – lines that have been rolling around in my head for several months, that I finally sat down to give a voice to this morning. No idea where it’s going, but I can feel…