Thursday, March 8, 2018



The mountains are calling and I must go.”

Thursday, March 1, 2018

In case you need a smile

A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly… if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
~ Roald Dahl in The Twits

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

A Revision Reminder

“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. ’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.” ~Mark Twain

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Garden spider zipper

I love the way this garden spider makes a "zipper" in her web. Is there a story here?
Learn more about the black and yellow garden spider. I found this one in CT.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The "pre-published" author's mantra

Perseverance is failing 19 times 
and succeeding the 20th. 
~Julie Andrews

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Corny Vocabulary

So many colors..are there words to describe them all? Ivory, yellow, gray, eggplant, mauve, rose, up close they look a bit like river rocks that have been worn smooth by centuries of icy water. There's one kernel that even looks like an engorged tick, now you can really tell I live in New England!