This is the home page for several projects and reading opportunities.You can read non-fiction essays from a variety of topics, you can head on over to the Animals Aboard site for some reviews and photos from around the country, or you can check out some writing on the cozy mystery genre.
Essays and blog posts on a variety of topics, with photos too.
Animals Aboard is a travel blog of RV Park reviews and articles on traveling with pets. There is also a link to my sightseeing book.
I have several cozy mystery novellas by me on Amazon. Read some excerpts and articles on the cozy mystery genre here.
- No Names But Lots of Smiles — 5 days on the roadMost of my people interactions are very superficial. The southwest state I moved to recently is new to me. My son and his family are 3,700 miles away. I don’t have any close friends since I retired and left my home state. So when I meet people, we chat about things we might have inContinue reading “No Names But Lots of Smiles — 5 days on the road”
- The Memoir — Can’t start/Can’t stopMy experience working on personal stories and some resources for your endeavors Have you ever tried to write a personal memoir story or chapter? A lot of my essays are of the personal memory style with a little opinion thrown in. But when I get down to writing something of any length, I seem toContinue reading “The Memoir — Can’t start/Can’t stop”
- My Own Cactus FlowerMay 17 Do you remember the 1969 comedy with Goldie Hawn, Walter Matthau, and Ingrid Bergman called Cactus Flower? A potted cactus plant with a flower plays a role near the end as a metaphor for the changes in the main characters. At 63, I have found my own cactus flowers in a more literalContinue reading “My Own Cactus Flower”