On Broadway

It’s not a premonition To see the day-to-day Of your life on the stage Adapted in a screenplay Lines read in repetition Today, tomorrow and yesterday By those with ambitions Remembering juxtapositions Collecting tickets of admission For quarters of commission In a quotidian disarray Funded by the politicians Made up by the beauticians All ofContinue reading “On Broadway”

DIY <$20: Wash, Bake & Paint

  I had a lone pine cone, which sat on my patio table for months. After each bout of rain I watched it close-up and bloom again when the sun came shining. Then one day, my Mother asked, “What are you going to do with this stupid thing?” I replied, “I’m keeping it because I’mContinue reading “DIY <$20: Wash, Bake & Paint”

Topic: Those Quirky Rules of Grammar and Punctuation

Once upon a time, I shared insights and tid-bits from the monthly writers club meetings that I attend regularly, and since I haven’t written much on my own lately I thought it might be a good time to pick that habit back up.  So tune in next week when I share information acquired from theContinue reading “Topic: Those Quirky Rules of Grammar and Punctuation”

Psst… I have a Secrete

It’s no joke I’m so stoked Applied some heat Our mission complete You’re in for a special treat But you’ll have to wait two weeks It is downright dirty, some say Raw We hope that it leaves you standing in awe ~What can I say except that I recently wrapped up a special project withContinue reading “Psst… I have a Secrete”

Are You (really) Ready?

If you haven’t already, it’s time to face the social media frenzy head-on if you plan to survive. The statistics presented in this video by Erik Qualman, is both mind-blowing and alarming. Just because you blog and have a Facebook and/or Twitter account doesn’t mean that you are ready or adequately prepared. In fact, youContinue reading “Are You (really) Ready?”

Every Day is Sunday

He stepped out today in his very best pressed plaid outfit, and added a nice big floppy vacation hat and sunglasses. Ready to go, he slipped behind the wheel to take his lady out for the day. Cruising along carefully with both hands upon the wheel, he steers the yacht with an acute eye inContinue reading “Every Day is Sunday”

Wacky Writers!

W is for… Wacky Writers We are not just bloggers; we serve a purpose and have the courage to chase after our dreams. We are all writers at heart with unique and interesting stories to tell and share with the world at large. I’ve never met a writer who didn’t enjoy reading too, which makesContinue reading “Wacky Writers!”

Motivation: Armed and Ready

M is for… Motivation I read “My ‘I Need an Editor’ Rant,” earlier by a blogger that I admire and if you haven’t encountered his page yet you best head on over to visit Mr. Hemmingplay for words of wisdom, laughs, poetry, and great story bits. Any hoot, his post motivated me to put my lazy assContinue reading “Motivation: Armed and Ready”

The Broken Circle Breakdown

E is also for… Emotional turmoil. The Broken Circle Breakdown You have got to watch this powerhouse foreign language film! This is jammed packed with emotional turmoil about love, life, and devastating loss. It made me smile, laugh, desire, and incredibly sad all at once.   There was a constant lump stuck in my throat with tearsContinue reading “The Broken Circle Breakdown”

Very Inspiring Blogger, Lighthouse and Awesome Blossom Award

I’m feeling very fortunate to receive the following awards from the incredibly talented Bruisedbelly over at The Migraine Chronicles whose words of poetry speak to me on so many levels.  Thank you for the recognition, awards, and most importantly inspiring me through every post. Awards and information can be found here:  “It Is What ItContinue reading “Very Inspiring Blogger, Lighthouse and Awesome Blossom Award”

31 Days of Blogging

I feel compelled to confess… many things, actually. Honestly, I didn’t expect much to emerge from this blog except to have a little cyber space of my own to motivate me and grant me the permission I needed to set aside my dedication to work and domestic responsibilities before they sucked every last bit ofContinue reading “31 Days of Blogging”