Playing catch-up

It’s raining again, which means I’ve actually had a look at my to-do list.  Not to be frightened by it, I closed one eye.  Three words listing my least favourite chore topped the list. Deciding I must have more important things to do, here is a glimpse of...

Rejected but supported

“Stupid publisher,” she wrote. Strange as it may sound, those two words made me feel better.  Although they were written in an email, I could hear her saying them.  I could see her saying them.  Those two simple words made me smile. I’d just gotten another manuscript...

A good story well told

“You’re hypocritical.  What you just said is hypocritical to everything you have ever done, said, or believed.  You are a hypocrite.” Ouch!  I opened my mouth to respond.  It remained in a circular and gaped position for several seconds as my mind processed the...