A New Year Begins

Reviewing my spreadsheet of stories written and published in 2020, my total word count could have produced one single novella — 20,000 words short of one novel for the entire year. This news is discomforting. The total number of poems/stories published is seventeen — four more than the previous year. Before arriving at this revelation, … More A New Year Begins

Tabasco Roads

Writing Prompt:  How spicy do you like your personal success stories?   The higher the mountain, the sweeter the view. But, that’s not to say I seek out difficult challenges – to the contrary, when I make plans, I tend to lean toward the easiest way to achieve an end goal, keeping in mind the … More Tabasco Roads

Was it Covid?

I have been busier than a fox in a hen house! Nearly one month ago, my husband was exposed to Covid by a fellow employee who infected three other employees. My husband was “sick” for a few days but, not knocked down… he persevered. Within the two week period of watching for symptoms, I became … More Was it Covid?