Tag Archives: history

Thursday Thoughts: Universal Release

Waaaay back in the day, we used to put inspirational posters up on our walls. Or posters of a hot rock star (looking at you Mark Lindsey of Paul Revere and the Raiders). Farrah Fawcett in that tank suit…(the guys … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Monday Through Dark Colored Glasses

So. There was a last week. And a weekend. There were books to be read. Words to be written. Baseball and football to be watched. There was “The Masked Singer” (a not-so-secret indulgence). There was Stormageddon, cheeseballs, and stink bugs … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Thursday Thoughts: Universal Signs

Remember that old saying about stopping to smell the roses? When Only was little, we did that. A lot. We spent over an hour watching a cicada metamorph from a “beetle” into it’s winged version. The technical term for their … Continue reading

Posted in Craft, Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Thursday Thoughts: Universal Dream

When I was a kid, I told stories to my stuffed animals. Even though I had an original Barbie, Ken, Midge, and Skipper, I wasn’t much for dolls. Stuffed critters, though? I had them tucked everywhere. And I had so … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Friday Sinema: Tornado

So, 20 years ago, the first tornado officially measured with winds of 300 mph occured here in central Oklahoma. I responded with the SAR team I volunteered with. Our first duty was to clear the cars and debris under an … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Good Monday

So…there was a weekend. And it was Easter. Happy Day after Easter to those of you who celebrate. And Happy Monday to thoes of you who don’t. We combined the clans at Lawyer Guy’s brother’s house–the James Gant and my … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Friday Sinema: Game of Bones

April 19th is always a tough day for those of us who were in OKC back in 1995. Hard to believe it’s been 24 years since the bombing. This year, I’m acknowledging the day with this mention but I’m offering … Continue reading

Posted in Writing Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments