Military Stories

Service Stories- November 11th, 2022  A good Veteran’s Day to those who served and their families. As a person married to a solider, I have watched my fair share of movies and T.V. shows about the service. We have our favorites: Band of Brothers for its...

Fear

Fear - October 28th, 2022 When I was pregnant with my first baby, I started obsessively reading about serial killers. Why would I do that? In such a joyous, yet fraught time of a woman’s life, it seems like a strange yen. It wasn’t like they were lurking...

Sick

Sick - October 14th, 2022 Ugghh. I am sick. Congestion, tired, achy, fever, the works. Not testing positive for Covid. Just a cold. yah, fall. Writing while sick is like trying to hear someone talking underwater. You can see the words, but geeze, they are hard to...

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...