September

This post from two years ago still resonates with me today. This September is bringing changes that are leaving me speechless. I cannot yet find my words so I defer back to my thoughts in 2016. It seems somewhat ironic to me that the 9th month of the year is considered the month of new…

The Long Goodbye

One of my favorite literary lines opens Charles Dicken’s masterpiece A Tale of Two Cities as he writes “it was the best of times, it was the worst of times”. The brilliant dichotomy of that simple statement has always intrigued me. That line could well sum up the summer of 2018 for me. It was…

Outside My Window

One of the blogging groups I follow is called Post-40 Bloggers who encourage the voices of older bloggers to write about their experiences and insights and things that matter to people as they age. They also have a lovely list of prompts to help nudge the creative muse so I thought I would take them…

Moon in Sagittarius

The ebb and flow of creative life is as constant as the cycles of the moon but it is often difficult to trust the process. I reflect on how my writing has been elusive this past month.