Who really believes that change is as good as a rest?

I don’t. Recent changes in my life have not been restful at all. You’d think that relocating your writing space would be a simple thing. Just pick up your desk and computer and shift them eastward. The undertaking becomes a bit more complex when you shift them a few...

On snowflakes, LPs, cows, and writing

I know the drill with Google doodles. If you hover the cursor on the doodle, a tag will appear telling you what the doodle celebrates. The Google doodle today is a cow happily munching in a field as a large snowflake descends. When the snowflake comes to rest, the cow...

What the La Jolla harbor seals taught me about writing

  My husband and I were in La Jolla last week and spent considerable time at the beach hanging out with the harbor* seals that congregate in the Cove.   There are several prime flat-topped outcroppings in the Cove, perfect for seals to laze around in the...