The steady stream of Card-a-Day descriptions has enabled me to engage in writing (very) short-form fiction on a near-daily basis, which has been fun and sometimes amusing. I hope these little snippets have also been enjoyable to readers.
But I need to dust off my stack of half-finished blog posts and … Continue reading
Heart disease and high blood pressure do not run in my family, thankfully. But I am convinced that, should I ever suffer a sudden brain hemorrhage, I will be at the post office when it happens.
The post office is not a place I normally spend time. The USPS has … Continue reading
I returned this weekend from a second week away from home. It was the second trip of two: the first for business (San Fransisco) and the second for pleasure (Honduras).
Travel is a mess of contradictions. It is a joy; it is a pain. You are thrilled to arrive and happy to get … Continue reading
I’m leaving the country for a week for a bit of travel, and I didn’t plan ahead far enough to have Card-a-Day posts ready, so that feature will be on hiatus while I’m away. The daily feature will continue next weekend after I return.
I hope this does not cause too … Continue reading
Lately, I’ve been focused on preparations for upcoming travel, working on my urban development game, a little fiction writing, and some household tasks such as Spring gardening. I haven’t been inspired to express my thoughts here on the blog … at least, not enough to produce polished posts. … Continue reading