A Writing Residency & A New Outlook

I have never been one for January 1st resolutions beyond a vague “do better, do more.”  This is probably due to being critical of myself nearly every day of the year. Why would I need to formalize that and attach expectations to it?? I’d rather...

Today’s the day…

… I finish a proposal for my memoir. It’s the last day of 2018, and I will not ring in 2019 until a draft of this proposal is done. I’m close, so it IS going to happen. Came across this poem as I sat at my desk, and I’m feeling it. I’ve...

Reading at The Word Barn

This post does not bring “new” news, but I wanted to document this wonderful event here…. On November 15, 2015 I had the pleasure of reading an excerpt from my memoir to a packed house at The Word Barn in Exeter, New Hampshire. Also reading that...