New Podcast Episode – 043 From TV Watching to Cable Cutting

After more than fifty years of faithful television watching, why I decided it was time to cancel our TV cable subscription. And how cable cutting became an important component of my creative journey. At first our reason for cutting television cable was a practical decision to save money. But  as the writing journey took new…

When I Win, You Win

By the time I realized where this blog was taking me, it was too late to turn back. I don’t say that as an admission of regret, rather I say it to record the truth. Because the truth also is, if I could have seen the future of my unfolding here, the unpacking of my…

Ugh. A Mistake

A post that I was still working on just published. I’m bleary eyed, exhausted right now from a late night and I don’t even know what to say. I imagine the post is sitting in a bunch of mailboxes even though it’s been deleted from my blog. Oh well. Lessons. Life keeps giving them to…

New Podcast Episode – 041 Rolling With The Punches

How I went from being privately emotional about life’s sucker punches to being calmer in my mental responses. Work life as a black woman in all-white work spaces. Also, noticing the differences in the routines of big city lifestyles versus small-town living. AA Twelve Steps rescued me from alcoholic thinking. ********* This wasn’t the originally…