Reading List for an Online Writing Course


My affiliation with Stanford University spans over 20 years.  So, you can imagine my excitement when I received an email announcing an online writing program they offer and if I hurry I could register for the Winter semester. Naturally, I  signed up and quickly got looped in to taking part in the first week of class. I … Continue reading Reading List for an Online Writing Course

How A Bad Cold Contributed to this dialogue


I have a cold: I told a friend over instant messenger this morning. and her response: oh? Yeah: I said back, assuming her quietness meant she expected me to elaborate. Or maybe I was feeling lonely and needed to keep talking: I mixed over the counter cold remedies last night. Which by the way was a … Continue reading How A Bad Cold Contributed to this dialogue

Scotland In Relation To A Novel


I picked Scotland for WHAT IF… For more reasons than I want to elaborate here. You just have to wait and see when the novel comes out April 16, 2016 Until then, I came across this interesting article on BBC-Earth and wanted to share it with you, and along with the article, some of the … Continue reading Scotland In Relation To A Novel