Question Your Grammar Checker

It's been over a month since my last post. My bad. In my defense, I've been kind of busy revamping three books for re-release all while resisting the voice of my inner critic telling me to keep changing things. Do you feel my pain? Anyway, today's post is about those wonderful and sometimes tyrants we … Continue reading Question Your Grammar Checker

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Surviving Another Computer Crash

Well, it happened again. I've known it was coming for a few years actually when my older PC started making god-awful noises. So, I did what lots of folks do, I bought a new PC. Then, the day before it arrived I was bitten by a rare flash of insight... maybe the old machine needed … Continue reading Surviving Another Computer Crash

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

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