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2020

In keeping with last New Year’s blog post format, I composed another short poem––a rhyme of encouragement and my wish for everyone to enjoy a prosperous New Year. Enjoy. Thanks for stopping by. 2020 We’re nearing New Year’s Eve and it’s hard to believe That we’re about to enter another decade Another ten years gone… Continue reading 2020

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A Christmas Memory

For the past two years my Christmas blogs have featured a yuletide poem. Rather than break a tradition, I sat down in rhyming mode and composed another. Being a pantser kind of writer, I established several lines that allowed a few characters to emerge, and they took over from there. Enjoy. Thanks for stopping by.… Continue reading A Christmas Memory

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CHAOS Part II

Last week, my blog post featured Part One of CHAOS, a western tale set in the late 1800s. The once-prosperous mining town called Chaos had been renamed Wildflower in an attempt to revamp the town’s image but not the corruption that ruled it. When Part One closed, weathered cowboy, Sam Thornby, had befriended Charlie De… Continue reading CHAOS Part II

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CHAOS

This week’s blog post features one of my short story efforts that dabbles in Western Fiction. The tale is a two-parter staged in the late 1800s Arizona mining region. A portion of my inner being has always been a cowboy, so I had fun writing the story. Enjoy. Thanks for stopping by. CHAOS Spurs clinked… Continue reading CHAOS

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THANKSGIVING

This past week marked the beginning of the winter holiday season. For many folks, this time of year is a busy, often hectic period. But the holidays also represent a time to pause and reflect upon both the past and the present, as well as the future. A time to think about our lives and… Continue reading THANKSGIVING

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Without You

This week’s blog post features another poem that meshed with a tune inside my creative mind. The first verse came to me quickly. An overall theme followed, along with a challenge to see how far I could carry that theme while utilizing Colorado in the first line of each verse and words that rhymed with… Continue reading Without You

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SOMETIMES

Ever have one of those moments when a rhyme and a tune join forces and march into your mind about the same time? I’ve had that happen on several occasions. This week’s blog post is the outcome from one of those instances. Enjoy. Thanks for stopping by. SOMETIMES  Sometimes I just feel like sleepin’ Ignorin’… Continue reading SOMETIMES