Still Writing Songs

Still Writing Songs

Another song, “The Sound of Rain” made its way to my musical genius in Boston. John takes my chicken scratches and with a FaceTime call to go over the song, turns it into sheet music. Not sure what I’m to do with these songs, but I can report that...
Mini Road Trips

Mini Road Trips

My friend Liz and I took the day to drive up to Julian in the mountains above San Diego and poke around town. We got there early so we could find a shady place to park for my little dog Maya. She is little (15 lbs.) and when she got tired of walking, I could put her...
Moving On

Moving On

Another friend has moved out of state, Amanda to Idaho, a couple of months ago Vicki to Ohio, and now Carol to Colorado. Once again there was a lot of stuff to sort and throw away, items to take to the thrift shop and plenty of stuff to pack. My friend stayed with me...
Author-in-Waiting

Author-in-Waiting

I have been fortunate indeed to find a wonderful agent to handle my manuscripts through the years. She has been my agent and friend for over 12 years. Recently she had the misfortune to break her hip and ended up in the hospital and then rehab. Something traumatic...
Looking Back to the Past

Looking Back to the Past

All of us have incidents and people in our past that come to the fore once in a while. For some reason a memory surfaced of someone I met while I was dating my husband, Frank. Phil came to the singles group with a friend he’d gone to school with and he was very nice....
Taking a Road Trip

Taking a Road Trip

My girlfriend Liz lost her dear husband Mike in March of this year and we planned to take a trip of some kind to get her out of the house. When some planned group trips fell through due to COVID, I suggested a road trip, which is what she and Mike used to do a lot of....