Deep Roots

Deep Roots

Deep Roots     I have always been a deep thinker.  Too often it has been a detriment to productivity as analyzing every angle creates long delays in reaching a decision.  Some call it perfectionism, others procrastination.  Do you find yourself stuck in one place like...
Why I Write for Free

Why I Write for Free

Why I Write For Free  Why I Write for Free? I’ll save the punch lines for my detractors –  1. because nobody will pay for it. 2. the cover picture has a bench that I sat on for two hours; seated are how many people will read this.   3. all the people that...
Why I write Longgg stories.

Why I write Longgg stories.

Why I write long stories. Smartphones and tablets are amazing, providing information at our fingertips for nearly everything.  Paper maps and memory were replaced by a GPS, pencil and paper by calculators, phone books and other memorized numbers by contact lists, and...
Five Letter Words

Five Letter Words

     Five-Letter Words There is an old story about a Cherokee warrior teaching his grandson about life.  “A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy. “It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil – he is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed,...
Keep Going! 153-154-155

Keep Going! 153-154-155

Keep Going, 153, 154, 155 Have you ever felt like you are going nowhere fast?  Peddling 100 miles an hour but moving as far as a stationary bike moves or like a trolley car indoors locked in place with no tracks.  Wouldn’t it be great if you could be so...
’22 A Year To Shine

’22 A Year To Shine

​’22  A Year to Shine In 2017, some people thought the savior of the world in office would make things better.  2021 has passed through our hands with a new regime where others thought now the latest mess would be fixed.  Personally, I semi-retired in 2017 to...