One of the best grab-bags on the platform, I’ll wager
I was hitting a boiling point, in general, around the end of 2019, and found myself itching to get back into the political saddle. As a result, my Medium input dwindled (you might not think it from what you see around you — I know, I’m proud of my productivity, too — my account went dead for nearly a year, as well). This piece was the beginning of the end…
This was inspired in part by a piece written by someone here on Medium, so I suppose I should dedicate it to her. But I…
You May Say I’m a Dreamer
Every day — well, just about every day; and for the past two years, when the chores weren’t overwhelming — I read as…
The Day Everything Changed
I had a wacky sense of humor growing up, ever since I could remember, probably since before I could speak. I began…
Writing as Therapy Part III
The nasty part…wherein I complain. About craft and other matters.
Back to the Land
I am often told, “Keep it short or no one will read.” I am often told, “Stay upbeat or no one will read.” I am often…
The Purpose-Driven Writer
How to Make Your Writing Count…with Numbers
If It Has to Be Content, Make It Something Else, Please!
What’s in a Name? Perhaps a Huge Lack of Respect.