Butterflies and Bicycles

I love books that have a purposeful journey, our book club, Wanderlust Book Club, has read so many of these types of books such as; The Sun is a Compass,...

Headed Back to Viet Nam

This month’s book club selection has me headed back to Viet Nam this month. Ok, so I’m not actually going, boo! But I am headed down a bit of memory...

Catalog of stories

I have been working on my “catalog” my stories. Here is my list of stories I want to share: The time I lost my jacket on the bus The time...

Death in New Mexico – or so I expect

I expect to learn a great deal reading this month’s Wanderlust Book Club selection. We select books about travel, far off places, or a journey. This book, Death Comes for...

Storytelling Permission

This morning I was pondering my “Skills to Learn” list. I have a few new tech skills I want to improve and tools I would like to learn how to...

Stop it!

Another one! Again this morning another European city is offering homes for €1 (or $1.20). This time it is a small Italian village in the southern region of Molise, Castropignano...

Writing about writing

My commitment to the daily little blurb here that I have been writing, is to do it daily. Sometimes it gets done first thing, sometimes it gets done just before...

Conquering Fear in Costa Rica

So here I am crouched on some grated metal steps gripping my daughter’s two-year-old little hand, hoping I can hold onto her until my husband reaches us – so, he...