What Is It About Time?

I was late.  I was always late. And I only noticed the time just then because I was wrangling with a cufflink that happened to be stuck under my watch.  Let’s face it; time is one of my big issues.  On the one hand, you could say it’s my life’s work....

So Random….

How exciting.  I just got my first “tag”.  Thank you to the wonderful and talented Sarah Salway.  Now I need to tell you six random things about me……but first, the small print.  Here are the instructions she sent me which I am supposed to...

ExPat or Bust

The other night at dinner, The Big D and I were talking about the difference between being an “expat” and being an “immigrant.”  The conversation became surprisingly heated, symbolizing the difference in our world views — the writer vs...

Gee Mr. Wizard!

One of the main characters in Tangled Roots is a man with the nondescript name of John.  John is forty years old, single, and a Professor of Theoretical Physics and Cosmology in a leading American university. He relates to numbers the way we writers relate to words....

Ways of Seeing

Not much to say today, but I had to show you this extraordinary photograph sent to me by my friend, Kate B.  It was taken by someone named Barbara Mathews.  I don’t know her but boy, can she shoot! It’s a valley in Northern California....