Not That Bad – Dispatches from Rape Culture

I’ve gotten to an age where I am drawn to fiction writing less and less. I’ll be fifty-three in a couple of months. Reading books have gone from being an obsessive pass-time of escapism to a crucial act of self-care. I need to read. I love reading. I live in a world which largely refuses…

New Podcast Episode

Last week I recorded several podcasts episodes over a two-day period. By the time I recorded the last one, I was feeling tired, loose and a little jumpy in a playful way. Along the podcasting journey so far, I have intentionally been the amateur learning the show ropes in public. I’m hoping to kindle the…

Feeling Stronger, More Sure On This Journey

So I was watching Chris Rock’s standup comedy show, Tambourine on Netflix with hubby last night. We both laughed until we cried at some parts and at other segments, similar to the studio audience, we listened in quiet, rapt attention because Chris managed to smoothly insert one or two important social messages into the routine….