The Classifieds

In between random writing assignments, I have been perusing the abyss of freelance writing gigs.   I compare it to searching for a needle in a haystack.  Sometimes you hit the jackpot other times you end up writing an ad for Craigslist.    It is essential that your expectations are as low as they can go… Continue reading The Classifieds


It wouldn’t be the first time that I have stopped someone in mid-sentence.  It wouldn’t be the first time that I have corrected an individual’s word usage.   I am not doing this as a grammar guru – that would be rude, I keep that shit in my head – but rather a human with a… Continue reading Absence

My Good Deed

My mother says that “no good deed goes unpunished”.  I hear that often in my head repeating like a broken record when the stars align and I do something kind.  Now, there are moments when I believe it is true and one of those happens to be yesterday. For the last few years, my boys… Continue reading My Good Deed