With the thawing of the snow here in Denver Colorado, we're having to make up for a lost week of snowy weather. I'm in the middle of a ten day work week, but I'm sure not complaining about the $. Although I'm still keeping up in my blog reading, finishing a posting will have to … Continue reading Ten Day Work Week
Motivation is something that I'm never lacking, never without or searching for. I'm always busy, spending every minute of every day working on something. Since I'm a few weeks away from reinstating my driver's license, I'm still using the train and bus for transportation. But that's good, it's all writing time. After posting The Shelby … Continue reading Reading & Writing
I've been working on my [first] novel for about six months. I haven't done a complete page count, but I can safely estimate my progress at 100-120 pages so far. Like most books, my book has many characters, male and female. Of course, that didn't surprise me. It takes a lot to surprise me, in … Continue reading WWW…World of Writing of Women.
I decided that I'd rather write these words here, to you, then on Facebook or anywhere else. I need to place them somewhere. I'll keep it short. After seven months of living in a Sober House, then moving out and into a three-bedroom house, finally renting free and clear, like a grown-up, I might go … Continue reading The Sober Life,
To Myself, When I woke up this morning and made the discovery, nothing, not one tear. It happened just as I had expected, and all of the signs had warned me of. The knowing and the seeing can at times still seem like a curse instead of a necessary discerning qualifier. It's not that I … Continue reading Universe University, Not One Tear
Owning Your Shit, Part 1 Keeping Your Power This post is copied from my column. I write for the Adams County Drug Court Newsletter. My people, the recovering addict and alcoholic. I listen to their words, read their testimonials, and I feel their pain. Their struggle is my struggle. Not only is the struggle real, … Continue reading Owning Your Shit Part 1, Keeping Your Power