“Now Is The Winter of Our Discontent…

…made glorious summer by this sun of York.” – William Shakespeare, Richard III This post started off life as a Sunday Quote, but once the words began to flow, I realized what an encouraging submission to the IWSG it would make: to share where some of my sources for inspiration come. Inspiration abounds in the … More “Now Is The Winter of Our Discontent…


The Year of the Writer

New Beginnings Another year, another month, another week, another day, and another IWSG post to kick things off. Yes, 2013 has arrived, much to the disappointment of doomsdayists, angst-ridden teens, and the Mayans – Maya Angelou and Maya Rudolph – who are busy scrambling for sold-out day planners at Office Depot. They simply couldn’t face another day … More The Year of the Writer

Festivus Alexicus

Photo by Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, Flickr Cheers! Today begins the world-wide roast of Alex J. Cavanaugh, founder of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group (IWSG), author of the sci-fi series, CassaStar, CassaFire, and the upcoming CassaStorm, blogger extraordinaire — and magician. Yes, magician. How he appears everywhere at once would baffle even The Great Houdini. … More Festivus Alexicus


Thanks to Alex J. Cavanaughfor hosting the IWSG FaceEverythingAndRevise! November, with its cozy fall mixture of auburn and gold, the chill in the air, the cranberry mold, reminds us to pause for a moment and hold those dear to us close to our hearts. Ah…it’s few and far between that I wax poetic, but there’s something … More IWSG — F.E.A.R.