5 Tips for Newbie Writers

5 Tips for Newbie Writers

5 Tips for Newbie Writers I love it when people reach out to connect personally. Sometimes they ask me about a specific issue with their daughter, and sometimes they ask about aspects of my writing career. I thought I share one of the latter with you. You may find...
My Favorite Tattoo

My Favorite Tattoo

My Favorite Tattoo Today I saw my new favorite tattoo. It was on the upper arm of a handsome muscular young man. To be honest, in general, I am not a fan of tattoos. That’s due to an article I read years ago about how the tattoo industry wasn’t regulated. Back then,...
Ignorance is Bliss

Ignorance is Bliss

Ignorance is Bliss Necessity is the mother of invention. Technology is child’s play. What do these two statements have in common? Me. I find most technology to be child’s play, i.e., you need a child to do it for you. Unfortunately, my (grown) child (and part of my...
Tornado Warning? What should I do?

Tornado Warning? What should I do?

I’m visiting the good folks at Lowes in Milford, MA. I was merrily toodling along the highway, my lovely Cape Cod vacation behind me, and my loving husband ahead of me, when my car made scary beeping noises. They were followed by a calm female voice warning about...
To EV, or not to EV?

To EV, or not to EV?

To EV, or not to EV? That is the question. I’m proud to say that I’m walking the walk, and talking the talk. After driving my poor Saab into the ground, I bit the bullet and purchased a new car. My adorable Chevy Volt is a hybrid plug-in that gets 50+ miles per...