Monthly Archives: January 2012

I Hate to Finish a Good Book

I hate to finish a good book. When I do, it means I’ll have to find another book to read. And that isn’t always easy. At least not for me. Since I’ve started writing I’ve gotten pickier. I just finished I … Continue reading

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The Cheese Stands Alone

Dec. 22, 2012 Greetings, friends and neighbors. The TV is still out. Ditto internet. Radio, however, is still on. We gathered around the talk box today and just stared at it while we listened. This very act somehow made me … Continue reading

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The Cheese Stands Alone

Dec. 21, 2012 It was a strange day, friends and neighbors. There was a strange vibe all day. When I asked Johnny Boy if he felt it too, I slowly came to the realization that he hadn’t spoken since early … Continue reading

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The Cheese Stands Alone

Dec. 20th, 2012 It’s official, friends and neighbors!! I’m engaged!! No, for reals, Johnny Boy finally popped the question!! I was beginning to suggest a basic lack of huevos on his part, although I know that’s far from the truth!! … Continue reading

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Without You

  Without you I would have been fine. I would have been happy and sad, entertained and bored, confident and afraid.   Without you I would have lived. I would have worked and played, laughed and cried, triumphed and failed, … Continue reading

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Who Are We?

We are dreamers, shapers, singers, and makers. We study the mysteries of sentence and paragraph, prose and poetry.  We weave invocations of inspiration to share knowledge and wisdom, laughter and tears, joy and anguish. We strive to find the fourteen words to make someone … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block

I am not used to posting on a blog other than my own, but I thought I would try it out. I love to write poetry that rhymes. At times I can’t find the right words and become frustrated. When … Continue reading

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