A Room of One’s Own

A Room of One's Own - September 30th, 2022 As promised, (to myself most of all,) I am back two weeks after posting my last chapter with the next installment of Home and thinking about Virginia Wolfe’s, A Room of One’s Own.  Not only is this essay a...

Becoming

Becoming - September 16th, 2022   Yes, it has been almost 2 years since I last posted a chapter of this story. I’ve still been working on it, but I lost my nerve to post. I can make excuses, from the pandemic causing all sorts of family upheaval, and no space...

Vote

Vote - November 2, 2020 For those in the U.S., tomorrow is Election Day.  I will be helping people cast their ballots and I urge all my fellow Americans to go out vote if you haven’t already.   To all of my friends around the world, please keep us in your hearts...

Enduring

Enduring - July 16th, 2020 )Hi, everyone. I hope you are all well and finding ways to endure.  As Catherine once said, “We will endure. We will.” Octavia Butler, the writer of the Earthseed trilogy, (highly recommended) wrote– “That’s all...

Warrior

Warrior - June 25th 2020 Hi, friends.  Today I wanted to talk to you about warriors.  I’ve known and loved a few.  I bet you do too.  I’m not just talking about people who fight with weapons or fists.  I’m talking about those who see wrongs and say,...