Monthly Archives: January 2015

There Is Snow Outside My Window

There is a light blanket of snow on the ground.  Earlier the sunshine was sparkling off the snow and making the world bright in a little kid sort of way:  It was the perfect atmosphere for sledding and playing in … Continue reading

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Hiring a Freelance Editor: Pricing and Getting the Most for Your Money

Originally posted on The Sarcastic Muse:
I was chatting with my cousin a few weeks ago about freelance work. He used to work as a graphic designer—doing logos and such—and so he knows how difficult it can be to find…

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The women pirates of the Caribbean: Anne Bonny and Mary Read

Originally posted on Sillyhistory:
? There aren’t many women pirates in the Caribbean that we know of. However, Captain Johnson immortalized two such women: Anne Bonny and Mary Read. Much of what he tells us about them is probably untrue.…

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I Think It Has Finally Decided To Be Winter

My husband’s birthday is next week and right on cue we have snow the weekend before his birthday.  Carlos has gotten the short end of the stick as far as having birthday parties because of his being in late January.  … Continue reading

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Now You See Me

As I said in a recent post, I am stepping outside my comfort zone.  I am a writer, not an orator.  Sitting today and looking into a camera to speak about the intent for the Patreon project had me SO … Continue reading

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10 Great Words Coined by P. G. Wodehouse

KMGN: Words are my business as it is with any writer and this article was entertaining, a bit amusing, and actually left me wondering about where some other words came from. What do you think? Interesting Literature P. G. Wodehouse … Continue reading

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Rob Gonsalves

Originally posted on destylize:
KMGN: This is a wonderful picture and just wanted to share. Isn’t it interesting? destylize View original post

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Settling Into The New Year With Plans

Lately my health has been a roller-coaster.  It feels as if there have been more down slides than climbs.  In the past 24 hours the health issues seem to relax some, giving me room to breathe, think, plan, and implement … Continue reading

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Seven Stories for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Originally posted on Longreads:
Below are seven stories about (or by) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., exploring different facets of his life and legacy. “Alex Haley Interviews Martin Luther King, Jr.” (Alex Haley, Playboy Magazine, January 1965) King sat down for a…

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Mirror

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
KMGN: The haiku and the photo just made me smile. Enjoy. The weekend is here! Sue Vincent's Daily Echo View original post

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