I grew up surrounded by trees, and missed them when I moved. But I discovered this loss, like many others, also had a gain on its flipside.
Who loves PUPPIES??
OK, now I know I’m supposed to blog Something Meaningful, but I have Puppy Brain after nearly six weeks of assisting my mother’s border collie with her first litter. I have had about 45 minutes sleep since October. And so I’m going to post some gratuitous puppy photos instead. This makes this story a bit […]
Poison Bay: Where the ideas came from
I’ve been invited to take part in a “blog tag” called The Next Big Thing. This means I write about my upcoming novel POISON BAY this week, answering a set of questions. At the end of this post, I will also “tag” several other writers who will write about their own books. I was “tagged” […]
Dogs And Cats And Expectations
We don’t always get what we want. But sometimes we get what we need…
What Cradle Mountain taught me about knowing when to stop
I’m persistent to a fault. But I learned something while hiking up a beautiful mountain.
Dad’s dressing gown and the stages of grief
We need to deal with grief at our own pace… and sometimes a mundane possession of the loved one can help.