My doom and gloom posts lately are irking me so let’s change gears.
A number of humorous and droll topics have crossed my path in recent days. I thought I’d share. 😉
If you don’t have a dog and you’re under curfew but you have a husband, putting him on a leash to walk him will earn you a $1500 fine in Quebec.
“Husbands don’t qualify as pets,” the authorities said. 😂
Perhaps it’s time to get a dog, then… ?
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Continue reading “Let’s lighten up a little with some fun”
Writing a memoir takes a special kind of focus which, in my experience, is best exercised by a continuous sprint of uninterrupted time.
Here’s how that goes for me: It doesn’t.
Continue reading “Memoir Mondays”
There are many published and indie authors following my blog. Did you know this? Let me list some of them for you here. Perhaps we can support one another by buying their books.
When I’m not writing or editing, or dealing with puppy shenanigans, I spend time reading books mentioned by my blog followers, readers and commenters. Allow me to share some of my interests:
Continue reading “Bloggers who write, and publish books”
I sent exactly one Christmas card out this year. To Rome, Italy where my dad’s sister lives.
Not feeling it, this year.
Except…I am getting Christmas cards!
Continue reading “Some early Christmas cheer”
I’m trying to write and failing. I’m distracted and a bit pissed off. SorryNotSorry. (No particular reason, just moody. Sue me.)
Continue reading “Moody on the way to less moody”
Imagine a life, still and inert.
Does it exist?
Continue reading “A tranquil life desired”
Your discomfort should not does not inhibit my creativity.
“This used to be my boat,” Robert told her as they stood at the gate of the Yacht Club, peering through the cast iron fence.
Continue reading “Short story: The mysterious man from the beach”
I wrote something slightly out of the ordinary for this blog. A little story. 😳
Continue reading “The next step: on writing and fear”
Some of you may have noticed that my blog does not follow a traditional niche.
Nor do I write to a specific target audience.
So it is probably not surprising that this blog has attracted, and welcomed, a
global and culturally diverse following. And, most importantly, many of you feel comfortable coming here from across all the continents to express and share your own views and perspectives on whatever topic I blab on about.
How fabulous is that? 🙂
I’ve been thinking about diversifying my content a little bit. 😲
Here’s the preamble of my brain’s inner workings:
Continue reading “Sensitive material on your blog; how not to alienate regular readers”