If given the chance, what advice would you give your younger writer self?

I don't spend much time on Facebook these days, but I recently found myself wandering there to check up on some of my favorite writing pages. This question jumped out at me from the Word Nerds Unite Facebook page: "If given the chance, what advice would you give your younger writer self?" It caught my attention … Continue reading If given the chance, what advice would you give your younger writer self?

Origin Story

I attended a parochial elementary school in Western Kentucky as a child. The school and attached church had been around for some time likely predating World War II. My most enduring memories of the school are of the library and the old radiator system that heated the buildings. These two disparate things came together to … Continue reading Origin Story

Under Construction … Permanently

"And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good." - John Steinbeck Have you ever been driving somewhere and encountered a "Construction Zone" sign alongside the road only to drive for miles without seeing so much as an orange traffic cone? Then you pass the "End Construction" sign and wonder just where … Continue reading Under Construction … Permanently