The Culture of the Writer

  A couple of years ago, I walked into FoxTale Books, an indie bookstore close to my home, for a writers’ workshop.  A group of three women chatting near a long table in the back turned to look at me.  A man dressed in khakis and a button down at the center of the group…

A Beach Towel, a Bottle of Sunscreen, and a Laptop

My right shoulder stings to the touch.  I poke it with my finger and a white spot appears, then fades swiftly back to angry red.  I scoot my pool chair another foot under the shade umbrella, holding my laptop on my lap.  I hear my five year old squealing from the edge of the pool,…

Taking a Break

Hi readers! I just wanted to take a moment and let ya’ll know I am taking a break from blogging for a little while.  I have been under the weather for a while, and need to take a little while longer to get back up to speed.  I have been reading every post and email,…