The Long Road Back

The end of another year. Time to look back and the last twelve months. Time to count blessings, review lessons learned, and design the new year.It has been six months since my last post. In all honesty, my absence was much more than being busy with outdoor projects. Those projects were a story I told … Continue reading The Long Road Back

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Self Publishing Lesson #1

I don’t know what is worse. Having a book on Amazon that has gone unnoticed for two years, or removing that book and finding the motivation to rewrite it. That first book was a humorous book about the construction worker’s world. Having lived in that world, I knew my subject. Having been a lifelong humorist … Continue reading Self Publishing Lesson #1

Google Docs to the rescue!

So with arthritis in my wrist giving me hell again, I decided to return to the struggle of using speech to text apps. I have owned Dragon Naturally Speaking software for years, my version is 12, and I have yet to figure out the secret to using it and still maintain a decent writing speed...let alone … Continue reading Google Docs to the rescue!

Always Learning – #LearnAbout

It has been over a week since my last post. My Bad! But, let me explain why. Now and then I get to feeling like my life has grown stagnant. For me that feeling is like being covered in a damp, heavy blanket. My creativity drops to near zero, my mood follows close behind, and … Continue reading Always Learning – #LearnAbout

Cold Country Mornings – Humorous Reflections

Since I am plagued with being a very early riser, (hmm, early riser, maybe the title of a future humorous story. like Easy Rider in Geezer Land) the tasks of warming up the house and making the coffee fall to me. Not complaining, mind you. I wouldn't have it any other way. Besides, I can … Continue reading Cold Country Mornings – Humorous Reflections

Humor Writing Education

There are countless ways for a writer to educate themselves about their craft. Books, seminars, online classes, college classes, adult-education classes, are only a few of the ways a writer can fine-tune their skills. But, not so for humor writers, or humorist as I call them. Yes, there are scores of books on Amazon that … Continue reading Humor Writing Education