“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”Dr. Seuss My cousin just invited me to Good Reads which is a social kind of website that allows you to see what your friends are reading; you can also make book recommendations and read… Continue reading Good Reads and Warnings!
A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.W. H. Auden I’m a day late and a dollar short as they say so I missed the 30 Poems in 30 Days Project but the information at Poe War under the poetry tab is still good information for poets to… Continue reading 30 Poems in 30 Days Project
A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.Thomas Mann When you don’t call yourself a writer you just write. But the minute it is your profession there is a whole lot of stuff that goes along with it. Fear, doubt, insanity, procrastination, guilt, and worry…endless worry.… Continue reading What Comes Along with Writing
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into, the mind. Samuel Taylor ColeridgeI’ve lived in Colorado for eight years and every year it seems we’ve had snow on Halloween, so it didn’t surprise me too much to find it snowing this morning after a… Continue reading Snow for Halloween
There are some books that refuse to be written. They stand their ground year after year and will not be persuaded. It isn’t because the book is not there and worth being written — it is only because the right form of the story does not present itself. There is only one right form for… Continue reading The Right Form of the Story
I almost forgot…You can check out the picture here. Scroll down to Gyros. We also won Bronze in Best Middle Eastern restaurant and Bronze in Best Greek restaurant. Woo hoo!GyrosMediterranean Café118 E. Kiowa St., 633-0115With some gyro meat, the less you know, the better. That’s not the case at the Med Café, which serves a… Continue reading Winner of Best Gyros in Colorado Springs 5 Years Running
I found this on Jaye’s blog and thought it was definitely worth another post. And they wonder why we struggle with self-esteem issues.