The Raised Eyebrow

Musings From My Writing Life My mother had this thing she did with her eyebrow. That is not a typo. Eyebrow. Singular. She could raise her eyebrow quite high so it peaked in a perfect arc. It was very noticeable. When accompanied by a low murmur of my name or “girls,“...

Be a Writing Detective

Sometimes, not very often, I want to just sit down and write. There’s no deadline, no story to polish, no workshop script to write. I just want to doodle along and see what comes. Being Creative in Writing Other creative writing comes from my Snippets pad that...

Can You Really Be More Creative On Vacation?

The Promise Promised myself I would use time while vacationing on Kauai  to muse, to be, to let my creative spirit bubble up. I watched the waves break from pretty far out, young surfers riding in. Was mesmerized by the water at Spouting Horn, and let the sound of...