Category Archives: Writing

The Proposal

First, you make a roux. No, seriously, you’re going to need the carbs. Add the trinity (onions, bell pepper, and celery.) Invoke the Trinity (JMJ), and anoint the router with holy water while you pray for internet speeds capable of running … Continue reading

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The ‘Fn’ Key

For the uninformed, ‘Fn’ stands for FUNCTION. But before I delve too far into the ‘Fn’ blog, a few important facts: I hate switching to daylight savings time. I loathe the switch to daylight savings time. I despise leaving standard … Continue reading

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A Design Disaster

I’m 10 years late to the party, but just saw one of these today:   Most mom-mobiles are made out of teflon to deflect all of the kool-aid spills and goldfish crumbs that forever line the seat stitches upon which … Continue reading

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Lacuna Matata

I absolutely was NOT going to read that book about kids with cancer. But, yesterday a friend posted a quote and it was a beautiful string of words.  Prettier than pearls. It occurred to me that I could probably learn … Continue reading

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HomeChurchin’

Thanks #Keb’Mo’ for the new word.  We’ve got home-schooling, home-cooking, and now home-Churching.  I’m down with this today. Yesterday I spent the most beautiful day of 2014 (so far) in a hotel meeting room being eviscerated by a perky blonde’s … Continue reading

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100 Years of Paint & Other Love Stories

I listen to a lot of music. Most of the songs are about love– finding it or losing it. A few blur the lines and talk about stuff that goes on in the dark, but most are love stories. This … Continue reading

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The Worst Book in the World

Earlier today, I’d pretty much convinced myself that I’m writing the worst book in the world. However, my writer friend Trish called and confessed that I couldn’t possibly be writing the worst book in the world.  SHE IS! I told Mark … Continue reading

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