I started my novel. 3,286 words completed, 46,714 remaining… not bad for day 1! If you want to preview/proofread for me later in the month let me know, I will need it! I will be posting the link for the novel blog this week once it is spiffed up a bit. For now, please enjoy […]
Are you kidding? Forget you WordPress. I can’t look at you right now. You make me sick.
THE most interesting people usually end up at my garage sales. Today it was the SAME interesting person for two hours. Angie timed him and we all agreed that he stayed along to say several stories several times. He bought an antique Singer table from me for five dollars and it wasn’t even on sale. […]
I wrote this a few days ago. I like to record myself reading poems and then rearrange the words a bit. I may choose to edit this some more but I like where it’s going. This is random footage from the fall of 2010. It includes a lot of me around my place and a […]
This is my kitty, she will be missed dearly by me. This song is A True Story of a Story of True Love by The Books, they are an awesome band. (Did you see their link in the music section on the right side of my blog?) I am working on several poetry videos to […]
We grow old but our story does not remain untold. We may lose our pets and parts and end up forgetting the rest. Turn our cheeks to the cold and lift the corners of our mouths in jest. Eventually we will turn to dust and mold ourselves, long after we are bought and sold, or […]
I could tell you the whole story, but even that would be quite incomplete. Imagine your memories, now try to imagine memories that there aren’t any pictures of… how far back do they go? What happens to moments that aren’t important, those that dry up and stir around like dust falling through thick rays of […]
Helena Viramontes’ novel “Under the Feet of Jesus” is a story concentrated with imagery and symbolism. I really connected with the way that Viramontes presents her characters and their setting. The quality of the images and symbolism she uses is what pulled me into the story immediately. I feel that the place she is writing […]