When I lived in Annapolis, Maryland, I did not encounter abandoned homes like I have after moving to North Carolina. The writer in me craves to know the secrets behind these monuments. Whether it be a grand old mansion, an average two-story house, or a double-wide, I always want to know the answers to the… Continue reading Abandonment
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!! I am so excited for this year because, as everyone does, I have set a New Year's Resolution, and it involves all of YOU (my followers and fellow bloggers). Unlike most of the "lose weight" plans, mine is (I'd like to think) realistic. I plan on finishing my novel. I've been writing… Continue reading Bringing in the New Year
As the year draws to an end, I find myself compelled to share my top five reads for the 2015 year (though some of these books were not published this year). Everyone has different tastes and I am not suggesting anyone read these books simply because I enjoyed them. You should read what appeals to you. … Continue reading The Top 5 Reads of 2015
This year's biggest hit for film songs was probably "Happy" by Pharrell Williams for Despicable Me 2, and I know "Let It Go" for Frozen won the Academy Award, as it should, but let me ask you this, when "Happy" comes on the radio, can you resist the urge to dance? I didn't think so. … Continue reading How Essential is Happiness?