life · relationship · Travel

The Great Beyond

Photo by Alessandro Sacchi on Unsplash They live there — in a great beyond. Outlandish… Marvelous… Happily ever after Stretches before us. That’s what I hope, anyway. We met them a couple of months ago — wonderful, friendly and enthusiastic people we met through a writing connection. What’s it like to live here, we asked, knowing they’ve lived there… Continue reading The Great Beyond

community · creativity · readers · Success · writing

Your Writer Tribe is Out There

Start Where You Are Photo by Alphacolor 13 on Unsplash This one is for Jane Trombley. In response to my piece about writers (https://writingcooperative.com/for-writers-who-want-to-learn-59a8ff334ebe), Jane wrote: I’m particularly interested in connecting with other writers. I’ve been too solitary and it’s hurt growth. Any thoughts from you or your fans welcome! Oh, Jane. You are so right — and… Continue reading Your Writer Tribe is Out There

Blogging · writing

Think Fast and Start Talking: You’ll Learn What You Think Along the Way

I blog so I know what I think Photo by Marcus Neto on Unsplash He’s in a tough spot, Evidence smeared on his cheeks Think fast; keep talking… ********************************** When they ask, Get your story straight: Offer truth With a twist To divert their attention; Shift blame if you must. ************************************ I could write poems about… Continue reading Think Fast and Start Talking: You’ll Learn What You Think Along the Way