Misadventures in Concerts and Staying Inspired: Open Mic Night

Sorry for the delayed post, everyone. Unfortunately, I was extremely busy but what else is new? I just didn’t have time to sit down and jot down everything that needed to be done – so, to make it up to you, I’m combining the two posts into this one massive super-post. Complete with twice the … More Misadventures in Concerts and Staying Inspired: Open Mic Night

Writing (in) the Moment Plus Shareworthy Reading and Writing Links

Originally posted on Live to Write – Write to Live:
An unexpectedly lovely flowering burr that Daisy and I discovered on the river trail. This has been the busiest summer I’ve had in a long while, and not in the fun, vacationing, reading, hitting-the-beach-and-hiking-with-my-daughter kind of way, but in the racing-to-meet-crazy-deadlines, working-seven-days-a-week, at-my-desk-’til-midnight kind of…

Row Your Boat

… Gently down the stream. Even when it’s really shallow and your dragging the bottom of your little canoe along dirt. That’s how I’ve felt these past few months. I mean, working 40 hours a week Monday through Friday, then an extra 20ish Friday to Sunday will wear you out fast. On top of all that, there’s … More Row Your Boat

Influenced By All Of You!

Originally posted on MidiMike:
There is a joke, not much of a joke really, but a saying that describes a point of view we too often have in the United States: Question: What do you call it when you speak two languages? Answer: Bi-lingual. Question: What do you call it when you speak several languages?…