Understand

Why do we write? To communicate with ourselves. Why do we talk? To communicate with others.  Reading and listening are …

From where you are . . .

“You don’t teach yoga. You teach who you are.”    That was the quote written on the whiteboard when I walked …

Clock watching

“Time waits for no man.” “You can’t stop time.” “I have no time.” “What time is it?” And my favorite, …

Poety-shmoetry

“How do you know when it’s a good poem?” I asked the instructor, who was a published poet.    “Does …

Disbelief

“What are you doing? Writing a book?” Asks the bartender.    “Actually, yes, I am,” I respond with a smile. …

in medias res

“In the midst of affairs” is the literal Latin translation, but it is easier to remember “in the middle of …

And so it begins . . .

Welcome! This is my first post, and so I thought I’d share how it all got started.    For years, …