Attentive readers may recall that on July 10 I took a leave of absence from “Getting Old” to clean up the manuscript of a book I had abandoned unfinished ten years ago. 1,522 more words
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So, where were we?
Ah, we were talking about finding inspiration for your writing by just paying attention to what is going on around you. I was telling you about the Kickball Ice Cream Maker in an earlier post. 592 more words
I was loathe to go to the required AmeriCorps 20th anniversary celebration — now that I am officially a “member” of AmeriCorps (not an employee). First of all, I was too blasted busy at both the homeless shelter, prepping for the art exhibit I have been arranging and promoting since April, as well as my service site — a seriously downsized and in disarray arts academy — to absent myself from them for two solid days. 802 more words