Broken Heart

Intro to Art: Broken Heart with Buttons and Beads

So sometimes I make stuff. I guess I’m supposed to call it art ... except that I’m not an artist. Oddly, I’ve always felt like I’m supposed to be an artist.  I even have a room with a ton of crap for making things, just in case the apocalypse comes and I can never go outside … Continue reading Intro to Art: Broken Heart with Buttons and Beads

Happiness is Jill Scott in Concert : A Trip into Our Lives and Souls

Jill Scott in concert! She was mesmerizing. Besides her spectacular voice and showmanship, I was surprised at her humility and honesty.  How many artists are willing to let you look away, to let you spend a LOT of time focused on something other than herself? This was Jill Scott’s show. Many times - MANY - … Continue reading Happiness is Jill Scott in Concert : A Trip into Our Lives and Souls

Treasure Chest

Prosery: Between Heartbeats

She had long since stopped struggling. As reward for her compliance, she was able to drift off into an alternate reality, one in which there was no smell of piss and liquor emanating from she didn’t know where. A reality in which her fingers were gripping the silky coat of her dog, Sophie, wrapped around … Continue reading Prosery: Between Heartbeats

SweetBaby and Me Back in the Day

30 Year Wedding Anniversary Today!

  Wow!  I'm so impressed with us because MARRIAGE AIN'T EASY. It's hilarious that I said that because, actually, being married to SweetBaby for 30 years actually HAS been a bit of a sweet ride.  It's true that it isn't easy but we had one thing going for us that has made all the difference … Continue reading 30 Year Wedding Anniversary Today!