Being a Writer

As a kid, I didn’t really think of myself as a writer.  I wasn’t really encouraged by any teachers to become a writer, either.  It’s not that I received that much criticism, but the spotlight for creativity always managed to be on someone else.  I managed to squeak by with decent grades on papers, but… Continue reading Being a Writer

Newsletter 2020

At the beginning of last year, I started a newsletter, which fizzled out with my blog last summer.  I felt defeated, to be honest.  But in only 8 short weeks, so many things fell into place that I couldn’t ignore that this blog and my writing were part of my calling.  I may not get… Continue reading Newsletter 2020

What I Did On My Summer Vacation

I'm back! Not quite one hundred percent, like I'm not feeling the blogging bug like I have in the past, but the desire to write again is coming back. Slowly. This summer was absolutely crazy in both good and bad ways. More good than bad, but all crazy. My world was upended and continued to… Continue reading What I Did On My Summer Vacation