Mask Defiance

I still can’t fathom why some individuals have had such a hard time adhering the recommendation that we all wear masks in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, in order to stop the spread. People have become downright defiant when it comes to the mask issue—as if the...

Coronavirus Dreams

Who is having crazy dreams? The end of my last one goes like this: Somehow I find myself in a medium-sized jet where I quickly realize there is no one at the helm. (Insert expetive.) No one is flying the plane! The other faceless passengers seem...

Writer’s Block

It’s 2018 and clearly my intention to start blogging went bust. I have so many ideas that filter through my brain, but they seem to come when I’m driving or otherwise engaged. Once back home, I find that I don’t sit down and write. I mean I write—for...

Working From Home

One of the perks of being a self-employed freelance writer is that I get to work from home. My schedule. My desk. My big Mac. Twice in nearly three decades I’ve tried working full-time for a corporation—at an office from 9-5—with lots of other people plus a boss and a...