THE EASTSIDE WRITING ROOM- JULY 2018

TUESDAYS IN JULY 3, 10, 17, 24, 31   Eastside Tucson.  11:30 AM-1:30 PM  For dedicated adult writers. Two hours of uninterrupted writing time. Wireless networking available. Hostess provides beverages. Feel free to bring a snack. Cool air. Summer inspiration. We...

The (strange) Power of Words

I’ve been a wordsmith for a couple of decades now and my mantra is “Words are powerful.” One word can make me laugh, paint a picture, produce an immediate emotional reaction, or completely stop me in my tracks. Here’s a different perspective. When people use words in...

What I Know- and don’t know

New Year. 2018. This is the first year in a long time that I don’t have a detailed list, or lists, of goals. Usually I have professional, then personal goals, sub-headed with writing, reading, speaking; relationships, home, travel, family, friends, hobbies. I’ve...

Pile of Books #2- Recommended Reads

Book Confession: It’s now a day after Christmas. As noble as my #2 book pile was, Christmas trumped everything. It was time to get out those boxes of decorations and get ready for the holiday festivities. Now I’m putting up my feet and settling in to read. The...