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In Search of Editor Goats; I Talk Too Much

If you stop by Congressional Cemetery here in DC in August (a great place to visit, btw), you may be in for a surprise.

Goats, people! 386 more words


Back to School and Back To Work

Note: In a sick twist of irony, I just found out this morning that one of my favorite directors, Wes Craven, passed away.  It’s ironic because I generally watch his entire body of work during the fall months.   380 more words

The Writing Life


A friend from the program sent me this meditation tonight.

I was telling him how I wished I could move Emmett’s book along, and how sometimes I feel like I have to force myself to write to keep things moving. 205 more words

Interesting & Odd

Book Tour Stop # 1: Baby Fair!

Today was the first live event for the book tour of “Becoming Mother: A Journey of Identity.” I had a booth at the Kettering Medical Center’s Baby Fair in Kettering, Ohio. 148 more words


Three Things That Brighten the Tedium of Computer Troubles

This week, I thought I’d have my post up early because I’d half-written it in my head…and well, it’s only three days late!

Last week I realized that I  356 more words

Spirituality Of Communication

Correct Spelling; Homage to Robert Frost

You know I love my students. I love teaching writing to my students.

So, you have to know that this person was never one of my students… 198 more words

Interesting & Odd

Back To School and Plans For Fall

Happy September!

Oh, I love September so much!  It’s the start of fall, the monsters are back in school, and the calm before the holiday storm.   333 more words

The Writing Life