Stumbling Into Writing

  • First Day of Retirement - Oh quiet morning! At last the last week! Now it’s official. I am an antique. No meetings today, no calls to make, no shifting the shiftless, no mindless earache. Today’s plan now I’m thrown out as scrap: Enjoy a good […]
  • …and then another - A writing career, it appears, requires infinite patience or at least a lot of it and the last fourteen months has not uncovered a mother lode of the stuff buried deep within my psyche. However, I have a couple of […]
  • One Small Step… - Twelve months ago walking in Spain I’d reached a crossroads. The upper branches of an ancient olive on my left quivered in an occasional breeze. Though there were clouds the sun was hot. I’d forgotten my hat. My throat ached for water. […]