Tag Archives: Health

Today’s Blog Post

My apologies to everyone expecting a blog post this week. I’ve been trying to write, but can’t keep my focus. The culprit is an infection that’s been causing me considerable pain for the last couple of days. Believe me, I’m … Continue reading

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I’m Cancer Free (Get Checked!)

I’m cancer free. I’ll add another word to that statement: now. That extra word is especially significant because until ten days ago I thought the original statement applied to me and I had no idea that for the last year—I … Continue reading

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When Life Dishes Up a Change of Plans

Well, this week went astray in a hurry, which resulted in Thursday arriving and me not having a blog post written. It’s also meant I’ve made little headway editing Trust in the Forgotten so far this week. Even so, I … Continue reading

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Is There Life After No Life?

In a violation of some rule that exists, but has never been seen, I find myself in the wrong place on my life’s journey. Good. Too, I’ll warn you now I’m going to praise myself in this post. No humble … Continue reading

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Life and Not Life

Glancing at faces, she saw lives on the mend… To read the latest poem on the website, please join me HERE.

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What Doesn’t Kill the Writer…

Like other writers I draw from many influences and experiences, good and bad. This past Tuesday I had my bi-annual visit with my pulmonologist. He’s done the impossible, my lung function steady for two years now (following seven years of … Continue reading

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What I Did Over My Summer Vacation

Whatever does a writer do over a summer vacation? Let me rephrase. Whatever does a writer who doesn’t have the funds for world travel do over a summer vacation? That’s right! That’s what I did, along with some other stuff. … Continue reading

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Walking: The Writer’s Superpower

Time for a walk. Here in Montana the snow is patches except on the mountains and the rivers are rising melt water. Spring whispers and the long-range forecast is calling for more mild weather. Yes! Temperatures well above freezing, but … Continue reading

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Demanding Quality of Life

Don’t ever let someone tell you, “Well, that’s as good as it gets,” without verifying they’re right. This is a medical cautionary tale, a tale of hope. You aren’t alone. This isn’t to say your diagnosis is wrong or your … Continue reading

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Stay Calm: 6 Paths to Remaining a Well of Ideas

Ever produce work and believe you’ll never have another worthy idea again or that, no matter what, that one piece must represent your success? It’s your baby, after all. Countless people have trapped themselves into believing they’ve extracted the last … Continue reading

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