Influential IX

Continuing a series recalling the ten most life and literary influencing albums in my collection--in no particular order. Although I've gotten to this album at Roman numeral IX ... were they prioritized, this album would rightfully be number ONE. I'd further assert, THIS ALBUM should be numero uno on everyone's list. You there! Get to…

It’s a Writer’s Life for Me

One of the perks of being a writer is that I can work anywhere. Coffee shops, taverns, poolside, beachside, anywhere--near or far. We're on our way to our home away from home--Cocoa Beach, Florida--for six weeks of fun and sun, family and friends. And for me, it means lots of leisure-time-words-on-a-page, my favorite manner of…

Influential VII

By this point I can forego the lengthy introduction of this series of posts. You get it. If not, look through older posts and you'll discover a pattern. You're sharp, that way. In no particular order, here is-- Post Seven of Ten It was the size of a suitcase. Dad somehow managed to get it…