2 Million Words

2 Million Words <2 years

I would have laughed at you –right out loud– had you said I’d handle over 2-million words in two years.   But the data speaks for itself. In August of 2018, I bought Grammarly Pro to help me with a major work. It found mistakes on rules I’d forgotten...
Thanks, Grammarly

Thanks, Grammarly

In August of 2018, I added Grammarly to my writing tool kit.  I wanted to focus on creating when I wrote, and then let an editing and proofing program to help me with all the rules I have trouble remembering.  You know the ones, comma or no, split infinitives,...
Late 3rd Quarter Time-Out

Late 3rd Quarter Time-Out

  There’s nothing wrong with being behind in the third quarter.  Even the end of the third quarter. But if you’re the point guard for the team that’s behind, it feels like everything’s wrong. Everything. Coach can reassure you it’s not the end of the world, but...
I Am From

I Am From

  I am from black coffee mugs parked near leather recliners and books with real pages. From doilies, and coasters for all-day iced tea. I am from homemade chocolate chip cookies that evaporate when no one’s looking and oatmeal raisin morsels that refuse to stay...