Lancelot Left Home

Have you noticed how much I love Spillwords Press? Well, I do! And, today, my poem, “Lancelot Left Home” is published on their site. It is a poem I wrote over thirty years ago when our dog, Lancelot, left home, never to return. I wrote the poem through tears and sobs. All these years later, … More Lancelot Left Home

A Dream Come True

Filled with childlike excitement, I am sharing with you my nomination for Author of the Month at Spillwords Press. It is a true honor to be considered for this nomination and I am deeply grateful to all who made this nomination possible. But, there is one more step. I need your votes! <– VOTE  HERE!! … More A Dream Come True

The Voice of God?

While contemplating my dark writing, a poet friend encouraged me to publish some of my old writings – poems. I am elated at the compliments these writings have earned. Beyond simple comments, votes and “like” clicks, I was honored to have an established voice-over actor put my poem to video. The man, Alan Johnson, is … More The Voice of God?

Poem of the Month

This could be it! My poem, “Out of Love” is featured at Spillwords. Currently, it is one of the four most popular writings this month. With your help, it could vie for this month’s most popular poem. To vote, you will need to register with your email and password. Don’t worry, Spillwords does not spam … More Poem of the Month

A Sad Love Poem

When I began this blog, I wasn’t quite sure what my intentions were, other than a place where I could announce upcoming publications of my work, and share author-friends’ milestones. And that is pretty much what has happened here over the past year. I don’t write here on a daily, weekly, or even monthly basis … More A Sad Love Poem

My Next Goal

While working on short stories, I took a little break to expand my presence into the poetry world. Although I prefer writing stories, I loved reading and writing poetry as a young girl and throughout my younger days. My late husband and I would sit on the floor of the living room, light candles, put … More My Next Goal