Anam Cara Works Its Magic

Just a quick post to announce…wait for it…the completion of the first draft of my new novel! I had hoped to finish it while I was here, and indeed it has happened. Like I’ve said, there is something about this place. As it stands now, the novel has...

Hailing the Bus of Bozos

This is one of those looking back to look forward posts…About 3 or 4 years ago I decided I desperately, DESPERATELY, needed to meet some other writer/artist-types. I had a wonderful family, marvellous friends, but I didn’t know anyone who even came...

Pain and Still Some Fury

It is very strange, actually more than strange, how sometimes what you are writing about actually happens in “real life.” Life has been a bit eerie and frightening on this front for the past month or so. For some reason I have hesitated to talk too much...

Guest Star

Yes, I know it’s a shock to see me here two days in a row, but I had to let you all know that I am the guest star over at Nik’s blog. There are questions answered, some silliness and even a competition. Check it out, why don’t you…. Look! Our...

For Love of Libraries

I awoke on this very rainy Sunday morning wondering what the day might have in store for me. I did what I always do each morning – I looked outside and made my first decision (since it was pouring I decided not to go out for a run. Oh well…best laid plans...