• blog,  News

    Shouting Out Great Content!

    Good morning! It’s the last day of my vacation. I’ve had a fabulous time with family in Boston and then New Hampshire for two weeks. We’ve had great food, gone on hikes, been zip lining, toured caves, cooked together, laughed together, road tripped together and the younger generation all took a week of science camp together. This is very special to me because I live so far from family so it’s like moving planets to get everyone together.In addition to all the fun activities, I’ve also had some down time to read and listen to some podcasts and I want to introduce you to a few gems I’ve discovered. I…

  • blog,  Creativity,  Essay,  News,  On Writing

    A Touch of Chaos – Writing from The Edge

    I want to connect with you personally. Social media has made us antisocial. We connect through screens and snippets but not personally. I’m moving away from this as much as possible in a search for real connection and true engagement. Sending an email to you that you can reply to privately is the first step, sending snail mail to Patrons who support me on Patreon is the next step. I write fiction, plays, essays and now personal letters to share my ideas and imaginings. I try every day to maintain the balance between order and chaos to maximize my creative energy to share with you. We all seek and desperately…

  • blog,  News

    Country Dog in the Big City

    *Please note, I’m moving some blog posts from a separate blog and combining them on Kitten Holiday.  These may seem out-of-place for now but as I move forward I will be posting a greater variety of writing. Just doing some clean up for now. Thank you.* With Hurricane Matthew coming up the coast I decided it was time for me to hit the road. I live less than a mile from the water on the coast of North Carolina. On top of that, the roads from my house to the main roads flood easily. So easily that they were starting to flood before the storm even got here. I’ve been…