blogging

McVitie’s Digestives: My Drug of Choice

In other news, I am in the process of defining what this new iteration of MidLifeBloggers actually is. People want to know. Enquiring minds, not to mention advertisers. Go figure.

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A Birthday Post: The Final Days of This Decade

July 3rd begins the end of my seventh decade. I’m testing my emotional waters for what I want to do about that.

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Writing and Reading, blogs and books

I have lost my way as a blogger. This site no longer gives me joy, and I’m not sure why or what to do about it. It is at the same time too public and not public enough. Too public for me to feel comfortable being too forthright. Not public enough for me to enjoy the […]

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My Writing Process: The Blog Tour

When people ask me why I write, I tell them, because I can’t not write. I suppose I could clothe my motivations in something glorious like, “it’s how I make sense of the world,” but while true….

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On Valentine’s Day: For All Who Are Loved

It was a privilege – a gift – to be that person, something she gave me even as I lost her. I helped her to die, and in so doing she helped me to live. She was my mother-in-law, and I loved her fiercely.

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