Pandemic Punctuation!

Diving headlong from the platforms of social media, texting, and email my thoughts and conversation flail as punctuation re-purposed as faces, hearts, and other embellishment look on. Shortcuts have declared war on the well-written word. The romance of nuance and tone is forgotten as words march away to do battle with the reply and demand…

No Cuppa Joe

Life is full.  My job offers me a generous creative outlet and has been my constant companion in recent weeks.  But all of my inspiration has been channelled in that direction.  I have taken my cuppa joe on the go, not stopping to hang out much.  I’m in the process of finding a new balance….

Disrupted

My life, already at its chaotic peak, has been disrupted because my wifi was suddenly disconnected when my son moved to his new apartment Saturday.  We’re all moving out and in our own directions, but I must have been in denial about the wifi moving with him. I am having withdrawals. One more challenge to…

Hangover

Steady…steady on now.  One step at a time.  Oh, the bright light of day is relentless after a night like that. …the dreaded heavy thinking hangover. Awake in the middle of the night. No air condioning. Fan buzzing away keeping me sane with streams of the coolest air available. I was asleep. Darn! Well, fine…

Act Natural

Of course this couldn’t be a typical morning because now I have a blog.   Naturally, I was up at 3:44a.m. wondering what to write this morning in the short time I have (correction, had) before heading off on a day of travel.  3:44a.m.  And the thoughts are not coming to me. Act natural, right?…