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,“...

Perks of a Writing Group

Perks of a Writing Group It’s happening again. I’ve got to tell you about the perks of being part of a writing group. In person or on Zoom, the Eastside Writing Room works!! I’ve written before how a writing group can reduce procrastination and replace it with action....

D-Day- Long ago, and as near as the next heartbeat

D-Day 2023- Tucson On Tuesday June 6, 2023 6:30 AM in Tucson Arizona, I stood by our patio window, coffee mug in hand, thinking of the day ahead of me. There is a whole chorus of birds that sing early in the morning from about 5:45 till about 8:30. It’s an orchestra...

June 1- Odyssey Storytelling- DNA

Odyssey Storytelling: DNA June 1 Odyssey Storytelling. Hosts: Jan Stapleman and Martin Dooley The News: 5 storytellers share true stories about DNA. Family traits. Geographical Clustering. Nature or Nurture. And this month I’m one of the tellers! At last -back...