The Saga of Freewriting — Ten Minutes and Counting!

Freewriting again today. What is the subject? Truly the first thing coming into my mind. For just a few years, I’ve worked on a manuscript, “Chattahoochee Child.” At first, there wasn’t a plot. Only characters. Now, I have the plot although I keep procrastinating about it. Here goes. The story is placed along the coastContinue reading “The Saga of Freewriting — Ten Minutes and Counting!”

FREEWRITING — T Minus 10 Minutes

And counting. My writing assignment for today is to freewrite. What is freewriting? Simple. You get either your computer or a paper and pen and write. Whatever comes to your mind. You are not supposed to edit or correct. JUST WRITE. Easier said than done. When I type a mistake, I always go back andContinue reading “FREEWRITING — T Minus 10 Minutes”

Reflections on Thanksgiving

Dearest Readers: Today is Tuesday, November 22, 2016. Two days before Thanksgiving. Today, I would like to reflect on the holiday of Thanksgiving. As a young girl, my family of four girls, a father and mother, would celebrate Thanksgiving with our maternal grandparents. My father would either work, or celebrate with his mother until herContinue reading “Reflections on Thanksgiving”

Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls:

Dearest Readers: A few years ago, I wrote this story, managing to get it published many times. I’m hopeful you will enjoy the story as much as I did writing it, and hiking at Grotto Falls. If you are ever in Gatlinburg, treat yourself to this fabulous hike. Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls: InContinue reading “Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls:”

Social Media Regrets…

Dearest Readers: Yesterday, after quickly surfing on Facebook, I made a decision to leave social media for a while. ‘Why?’ Friends and readers ask. Simple. I’m so tired of the racism, bigotry, and hatred discovered while reading some of the posts. I discovered the hatred and racism during the Presidential campaign of 2016. I hopedContinue reading “Social Media Regrets…”


Dearest Readers: It is with heartfelt pride I extend a proud and Happy Veteran’s Day to all Veterans who served our country. I have a heart filled with love, respect and pride for ALL VETERANS, especially the Veterans of the “Vietnam conflict.” As my loyal readers know, I am married to a Vietnam Veteran. MarriedContinue reading “HAPPY VETERAN’S DAY”

The Top 10 Workout Songs for November 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Top 10 Workout Songs for November 2016 Fort Wayne, IN – November 1, 2016 – This month’s top 10 workout songs span a wider tempo range then normal—with the fastest song clocking at more than double the speed of the slowest. Moreover, that’s just the beginning of this playlist’s variety. So,Continue reading “The Top 10 Workout Songs for November 2016”