Creativity

Season of Change

I have always loved the summertime. I was born in July, and feel very connected to the middle of the year when the days are long, the sun is warm, and life feels a little more carefree. I spend a lot of time on our patio reading, writing, dreaming with my love about our future, […]

Rain on window

Gypsy

Note: I was organizing my writing files and found this beginning to a story that I started about 10 years ago. Sorry for the language; the lady is a sailor 😉  A red silk scarf dangled from her fingers and dark hair hung in damp clumps about her face. With wild eyes scanning the restaurant […]

dreams

How Do YOU Dream?

I’m doing some research for my next book and would like to know the following from you, dear reader: How many days a week would you say you remember what you dreamed about? Are your dreams detailed, or vague? Do you have recurring dreams? Do you have night terrors? (Different than nightmares. With night terrors […]

Cigarette

The Smoking Cowboy

I am fortunate to have several different routes I can take to work in the morning. I make the decision based on traffic, weather, stops I might need to make on the way, and lately – just to see if I glimpse a particular person. I started noticing that the same man would be walking […]