Monthly Archives: August 2011

Evolution of a Story Idea

Another assignment in my writing class.  What to write about?  As I look out my front window, I see English ivy covering the hill in my front yard.   Yes, I can do something with that.  First question – what does … Continue reading

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Perfect Office Retreat

I finally did it!  I made room in my office for my rocking chair.  Over the years, I’ve moved this chair from living room to den and back again several times.  There even came a time when I thought I … Continue reading

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I realize that today is Friday and my post was “due” on Thursday.  I feel like I skipped school and didn’t turn my homework in on time!  But, the world kept turning, and I had a wonderful day off.  I … Continue reading

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I have exhibited a few of my abstract paintings at a gallery not too far from my home.   It’s always a lot of fun to see my work in a show.  But I wanted to stretch myself a bit, so … Continue reading

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