Car Talk

Pegasus In the last year of my mother’s life, our hospice angels recommended bringing in photo albums to assist my mother in her “life review.” Some pictures brought a smile, some a short sniff of dismissal. Some elicited a story.  The black-and-white photo was...

Eastside Writing Room- June 2021

We’re going hybrid! Zoom and In-Person.  EVERY TUESDAY We’re still meeting virtually every Tuesday at 11:30 to check in on ZOOM with writing intentions. Updates welcome via email  in the afternoon. Members and interested writers will get the Zoom invite. TUESDAY JUNE...

Vaccines and Bayonets -Published!

A Timely Publication As  our current world opens up after 14 months of pandemic living with the COVID virus, members and special guests of the Eastside Writing Room gathered to celebrate Bee Bloeser’s just-published memoir depicting her time in Nigeria, and Equatorial...

Dancing with My Mother

Sharing one of my favorite stories about my mother. She passed away in 2006 and yet I feel close and closer to her than when she was physically with us. This is an excerpt from Seedlings: Stories of Relationships. I offer it as a memory, a possibility that...

Eastside Writing Room- May 2021

THE EASTSIDE WRITING ROOM May 2021 We’re going hybrid! We’re still meeting virtually every Tuesday. NEW TIME: 11:30 to check in o ZOOM with writing intentions. Updates welcome in the afternoon. Members will get the Zoom invite. AND… We have one hybrid...