As a Dallas-based freelance writer, I’m usually wordsmithing on behalf of clients. Today, I decided to start a blog. Since the possibilities are endless, plus I get to say whatever I want, I’m feeling perfectly giddy. I hope you’ll stay tuned and read on as I SOUND OFF and start talking about GOOD STUFF.

Writing For Me

In the wake of losing my mother, I find that pain does not inspire me to write. I can’t help wondering: Have I also lost my ability to forge ahead with the ebullient enthusiasm that once led to my success?

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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 Mac (a.k.a. “Big Boy”). Twice in 54 years I’ve tried working full-time for a corporation—at an office from 9-5, with lots of other people plus a boss...

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