Strike the match, strike it now//we’re a perfect match, perfect somehow

Strike the match, strike the match now We’re a perfect match, perfect somehow We were meant for one another Come a little closer Flame you came to me Fire meet gasoline -“Fire meet Gasoline” by Sia How about a sappy post now? A sappy post about pairings in film/TV/literature whose stories and development strike me…

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Back in

Whenever I sit down to write a new blog post (usually at night when *magical* surges of inspiration happen) . . . I sort of freeze up (those magical waves of creativity obviously don’t help much). Maybe it’s the subconscious awareness that so many people could potentially see what I write, and then I get…

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Going up

On Saturday my sister and I leave for Washington state to visit our best-friends-since-childhood, and I can hardly wait. This means no writing for a week (no typing on the computer, that is, and therefore more procrastination. o.O I love, ABSOLUTELY, love, the Northwest. It is such a beautiful part of the country. Last time…

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Heaven Sight

Work in progress novel Heaven Sight has been sort of on my mind. Anton Reinhard grew up when the fever pitch of war angst rose high. In 1917, as a small child, he faced the brutal death of his father, in an anti-German riot on the streets of New York. He grew up learning to…

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Gain the World but Lose my Soul?

I have realized that too often lately I turn the radio to a major hit station like i93 or iheart radio, or on Spotify my first choice is to listen to songs that please me in the now. Artists such as Lana Del Ray, Sam Smith, Maroon 5, Ed Sheeran, and numbers of others, all…

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