My April Fools Day Playlist

Steeped in history, jokes, pranks, one-liners … and music. My coming of age era was the late 1950’s-1970’s. Here’s my playlist for April Fools Day. My particular earworm is “Chain of Fools”. What’s yours? “Why Do Fools Fall In Love?” Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers-...

Zooming After One Year

Early Zooming- March 2020 Ah, remember the old days when we first started Zooming. Little black boxes with views of the tops of people’s heads. “Can you hear me?” “Can you see me?” “Where’s the chat?” “Huh?” “Wait. Wait.” And the self-talk. Good grief! I look so pale/...

What’s Different? 3/15/21

It’s different this March. Instead of that feeling of going into the dark dark tunnel of 2020, I feel like 2021 is very very near the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel. Remember asking, “Are we there yet?” as a kid on a car trip that was getting...

Eastside Writing Room – March 2021

Just about a year ago we decided not to let the pandemic stop us. We jumped on the virtual bandwagon March 17, 2020 and continued sharing our writing support and ideas.  Now it’s March 2021!  Spring approaches. New beginnings. Seeds of ideas germinating, bursting,...