The Lesson I Needed

As one can easily discern from the multitude of posts I’ve made in the last 10 months, I’ve struggled a great deal to regain the pace I was writing at last year. Not even the pace, the simple practice of writing each day. Between the decision to stop so that I could focus on the … Continue reading The Lesson I Needed


I am full of grand ideas. They aren’t necessarily “grand” in quality, rather they are “grand” in that usually it means I would be biting off more than I can chew. (Given the way I eat, one would think that very tough to accomplish.) This week, another came to me. But it’s one that I … Continue reading Lacking

My New Favorite Podcast

I’ve not looked for a new podcast in quite a long time. In fact, I’ve been so far behind in the podcasts I did listen to that I’ve been unable to look elsewhere. Then it was a fortunate mention in Grammar Girl a few episodes back that caught my ears, sending me immediately back into … Continue reading My New Favorite Podcast

What is it doing to us?

I am listening to the Nerdist podcast with Paula Poundstone, yes, I know I am behind in my listening by about a month. It wasn’t a hugely fascinating podcast for most of it. I am not a huge comedy nerd, so some of the guests, like Paula, are out of my element. But as usual … Continue reading What is it doing to us?