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I write because it makes me smile. I read because it makes me think.

Where Are You Christmas?

My challenge for December this Christmas is to post – among my other posts – links to uplifting videos, be it music or news that makes us smile for a … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Writing lessons and life lessons

Over the past several years I’ve had the opportunity to talk to writers of varying levels of success. These wonderful interactions have taught me a lot about what it means … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Too Much Turkey

My first memory of Thanksgiving was the year I ate turkey three times, once at my aunt’s, (which was okay, she wasn’t much of a cook so I didn’t overeat), … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mr. Ortega’s Horse

  Magnificent in carriage, royalty on four flashing hooves. One with earth and sky, restless, going from grazing to galloping, just like that! Eager for attention, yet shy. Gliding across … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Signing Experience

I’ve done several readings at Tome on the Range in Las Vegas, NM, featuring my books. Every time I do one, I’m a wreck and second-guess whether I said the … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · 2 Comments

Jewelry Artisan and Entrepreneur

Making art into a business Being in business is a challenge and an opportunity all wrapped up in one great adventure. When you’re good at it, you share your expertise … Continue reading

November 2, 2016 · 2 Comments

Happy Halloween

Hootie tunes and shrieking screams scary thingies in your dreams. On this haunted, hunted night what next on tap will give you fright? Creeping, leaping, jumping, sneaking is that a … Continue reading

October 31, 2016

Paper Trail Moving on Up–

And across the street… Nancy Colalillo is one of my favorite people, fearless in the face of just about everything. Her entrepreneurial spirit brought an exciting book store to Las … Continue reading

October 26, 2016


Doors open… and close opportunity comes… and goes. Life occurs ‘midst storm and trial, yet there are reasons for us to smile. Yes, life’s ruts make us stumble, but courage … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Eggplant and Superman

Shelby thought she was oh so original. Why would anyone else in her right mind show up at a Halloween costume party dressed as an eggplant? Yet, there she stood, … Continue reading

October 21, 2016 · 4 Comments

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