Survival Book for Long Car Trips

Please click on the blue title to open this post to the blog page. While there isn’t a cure-all for all the problems associated with long car trips, for years I have carried a hardback copy of The World of Pooh in the back pocket of the driver’s seat to help my family withstand such […]

Revisiting Youth: The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing

All sanity depends on this: that it should be a delight to feel the roughness of a carpet under smooth soles, a delight to feel heat strike the skin, a delight to stand upright, knowing the bones are moving easily under the flesh. – Doris Lessing In 1976 I was a single mother, aged 26, and […]

Crafting a Story, Completing a Jigsaw Puzzle

If you have received this post via email, please click on the title.  Today we welcome Crystal Klimavicz as a new blogger. Crystal has just published her first novel, Falling through Trees. A daughter of New England, Crystal moved to north metro Atlanta 16 years ago with her husband. She has worked in the healthcare sector […]