Update: Starting Over

I thought when I finished my novel I’d have more time. My goal was to get ahead of my blog writing, paint and read more of your blogs. Not so. I feel like… Continue reading

Weekly Photo chanllenge: Thankful

I am thankful for my cousin Bonnie, though she would prefer I not post her picture. I have four first cousins, in order of birth, Bonnie, Bob, me then Penny and John. We… Continue reading

Mystery of a Novel

There will be spoilers about the TV series Revolution in this blog posting. J.J. Abrams is devious and not to be trusted. He leads you to believe something is true when in fact… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Green

Here is A Green Fence Surrounded by Fall. Below is A Reflection of Green.

Australian Total Ellipse

Did you get to watch the Australian total Ellipse? I watched it live on line. Not like actually being there, but you do the get you can. It was better than hearing about… Continue reading

The Psychology of Characters

Fiction writers: storytellers, screenplay writers and novelists are the world’s greatest psychologists. They know how to break a character, destroy their self-confidence, and/or turn them evil. They also know how to undo that… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Renewal

Just like in life, Nature sheds the old so the new can come forth. Forgive and forget the past then boldly go forth into a new future. Here is a Birch tree shedding… Continue reading

What is a Character?

Rick Hoffman plays junior partner Louis Litt at Pearson Hardman Law Firm in New York City, in the TV series Suits. Rick Hoffman does a great job of acting, but Lewis Litt is… Continue reading

Update With a Slight Disappointment

My goal was to finish my novel by end of summer. I finished very close to the middle of September. First Goal accomplished. My second goal was to give my manuscript to the… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Geometry

Here is a quote from the blog Daily Post, by the quest photographer, Quintin Lake explaining this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Geometry. “This challenge is about the shapes and rhythms that make up… Continue reading