Author / Storyteller / Dreamer

Category: Reading

Finding Emotion: Then and Now

Then: about 20 years ago Spotted a nice, quiet nook at my local library today.  Plan to keep it in mind as a possible creative escape spot for myself. Great article in the new Writers Digest about putting emotion into your writing. Lots of good tips including writing your heart out in the initial draft […]

Daily Habits: Then and Now

Then: about 20 years ago. Keeping on a writing schedule, like a diet, is doubly difficult during the holidays, especially when part of the season you’re on vacation in another part of the country.  I’m told that on average people gain about 10 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Years. Normal stringent eating habits erode when […]

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Hooked on Shopping!

Covid-19 has made me an online shopper! Instead of “window shopping” / browsing at TJ Maxx or Marshalls or Dillards, I find my new life as a “Sheltering Senior” (ha!) has made me a fan of online shopping, in particular Amazon.  It’s amazing how much I can find and actually saves so much time.  Now […]