In Search of Simpler Times


It's funny how in a couple of generations things can be forgotten, lost in time. Traditions, places, faces. Yet, when revisiting them it reawakens something we've never really lost. The first time I visited far west Texas, I was sixteen. I wasn't truly present to the family road trip, but I do remember the crisp…

A Writer’s Holiday


A few years ago I fell in love with the movie The Holiday with Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jack Black, and Jude Law. Appropriately, it has become a holiday season pick and now I just have to dust it off along with The Grinch and A White Christmas. But don't worry, I don't let my…

A little Texas adventure


So I feel like a bad little blogger for having gone so long without writing! But I don't know about you but life has been blowing by! Way too fast. Can't.... gasp..... keep....gasp.... up. But I did have something quite marvelous happen that was like a screeching stop. The best kind, SPRING BREAK. Thank goodness!…