Just a Number?

A few days ago saw the fourteenth anniversary of my dad’s death. Fourteen isn’t a significant milestone, and his death isn’t something I dwell on much. But, with other issues going on around me, it did give me pause to reflect on how things have...

Writing Mojo #amwriting

In a book review I wrote recently, I talked about getting my reading mojo back. Sometimes it’s dangerous to make a bold claim like that, especially so publicly. For some people, it becomes a commitment and spurs them on. My brain works differently, and it can...

Let’s Go Party #BarbieMovie

  In case you didn’t watch it, the trailer for Barbie says: If you love Barbie, this movie is for you. If you hate Barbie, this movie is for you. Which does beg the question: what if you’re indifferent to Barbie? It was the first thing that popped...