What are you saving? Keeping in that drawer, or cabinet, or closet for the right moment? I was brought up at a time when parents taught their children that there were play clothes and party clothes, school clothes and just-sitting-around-in-the-house clothes. We had stainless flatware and silverware, everyday dishes and good china, heavy-duty glasses and … More Things
I’m giving myself a gift. I don’t generally, during the holidays, but this year, yes, this year…? Yes. The internet has changed the world for writers. It’s a good thing, in many ways, but I have, truthfully, felt a bit smothered by it—the necessity for promotion, the struggle to be everywhere, to be heard. I … More Gift
Do you share? When someone asks about your writing, do you tell them? Because, if you do, they will surely want to know what your latest project is about. And then what? Or, do you deftly change the subject, ask about their work, hoping they will take the bait and be so happy to be … More To Share, or not to Share….