Back from the dead?
Okay, here’s a new experiment for me, “real-time” writing.
In this case, my squeaky leather chair (quite annoying) and blog post will serve as surrogates for my chair on a sandy beach and baby laptop.
I can’t suggest how successful … Read the rest
Echoes in the sand
Longtime readers of my blog or bio know that I wrote the majority of my books in a chair on the beach in South Florida (specifically, my current city, Boca Raton). Heck, even my Facebook page shows me as “Writer … Read the rest
To all things an ending
Six and a half years. It’s not a lot, but it might be more than other people get. Regardless, it’s all the time I had and despite some regrets and mistakes along the way, it’s something I can make peace … Read the rest
Lonely is the blog
I’m going to make this “Return to Writing Week” here on the JMD blog. It’ll be a series of writing-related posts and maybe, perhaps, even a bit of writing.
I’ll start off with this here blog. Almost simultaneous to me … Read the rest
Following yesterday’s chat about the high costs of home repair, we now jaunt off to that other favorite confection of modern homes – the HOA, or Homeowner’s Association.
Once again, I won’t take this time to bemoan the dunderhead things … Read the rest
Learning from the masters
Home ownership is expensive.
I don’t need to tell actual home owners this, but to you renters out there longing for a home of your own, it bears repeating.
I rented for 11 blissful years in a small condo on … Read the rest
I’m not a big fan of texting.
Not because of the terrors of texters and their lack of awareness. This isn’t a diatribe about distracted drivers or pedestrians.
Nope, I’m not a big fan of texting because I’m just not … Read the rest
Blinded me with science
Sunday was nieceling day.
A previously rescheduled visit to Miami’s newly reborn Museum of Science ended up occurring on elder nieceling’s birthday.
The original trip was an idea by younger nieceling, who asked me if I was interested and also … Read the rest
Pass me a brew
I’m going to Disney! (Epcot, really)
By way of my kitchen, that is.
June is halfway done and I had yet to pick a recipe for my monthly new recipe challenge. Nothing was firing me up and, to be fair, … Read the rest
Was he not paying attention?
Let’s get the housekeeping out of the way, so we can begin an impartial discussion.
I don’t care for Donald Trump. I don’t care for his behavior in public. I don’t care for his rudeness towards anyone who doesn’t praise … Read the rest