Residual Haunting

I thought of you again. It happens every once in awhile.  You tip-toe into my head when I’m trying to sleep. Beckoning me from the haunted chambers of the past, into those inescapable musings of What If…? What if we’d… … done more than just kissed? Spoke the choking words imprisoned in locked gazes? StoppedContinue reading “Residual Haunting”

Why I Agree That Not Everything Should Have A Comment Section

Over the last few years, more and more websites have made the controversial decision to close the ‘Comments Section’ on their pages.  Reuters is (perhaps?) the most recent one, announcing their comments closure at the beginning of November, inciting more negative responses than positive.  Honestly, I’ve never really given much thought to having the abilityContinue reading “Why I Agree That Not Everything Should Have A Comment Section”

It’s Not Them, It’s Me

My youngest has a 1,000 word essay due tomorrow.  Last night, he gave me this speech: “Mom, you write books, so you’re the only one who can help me.” The trouble is, I can’t teach my kids.  I’ve tried.  And it’s not them, it’s me.  I simply don’t have the skill sets to be aContinue reading “It’s Not Them, It’s Me”