This morning I told Ethan to make his bed. And he did. Happy Friday!
I've long been discussing the pros and cons of turning forty. I can' t really get into all that right now, because I am, at present, closer to forty-one than I am forty, and if I even go down that road it will destroy any chance I have for a happy weekend. So for the [...]
Have you ever texted me? And have I ever texted you back? Because if you have, you know about my texting problem. My texting problem is akin to--no, stems from--my writing problem, which is akin to--no, stems from--my talking problem. Have you ever talked to me? Because if you have, you know about my talking [...]
Recently, I discovered something new about myself. This was exciting for a woman of my years, who thought that discovering anything new about herself seemed, by now, a statistical impossibility. But while reading The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp, I came across an idea that explained, to some degree, why I think the way I do. And [...]
First: Did putting "BigBig" in front of "Giveaway" trick anybody into thinking it was, in fact, a bigbig giveaway? No? Shoot. But it is my first giveaway ever, and that alone merits the two exclamation points rendered. And truthfully, I think any book given or received--but most importantly, read--is a BigBig Deal, for obvious reasons [...]