Send Me An Angel Revision #4 (04.01.17)

[This was performed on June 25th at Oral Fixation's LBGT Open Mic Night hosted by Sawgrass Tiki Bar in St. Petersburg's Grand Central District. The next day, Supreme Court ruling finds same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states of the U.S.! Just sayin...] We're at the Center of The Universe! The festival, that is, although … Continue reading Send Me An Angel Revision #4 (04.01.17)

The Case For Supporting [Adjective] Authors*

  I was raised an American. I physically developed, formulated a personality, practiced social graces, and made friends living abroad, almost entirely outside of the United States of America. Beyond America, as an American, no one gave a shit if your father was this race, your mother was that ethnicity, and certainly, without a hometown … Continue reading The Case For Supporting [Adjective] Authors*

Plans… What Plans…?

First poem of 2015: Today is my last day of vacay. I have no plans. I really have no goals to achieve in the immediate future. My calendar shows a series of blank fields. Unprecedented! Here's the thing: every year of my adult life I've needed a focal point. By 1 December, I would have … Continue reading Plans… What Plans…?

Oh To Be Naked In The Sun (A Holiday Story)

[NOTE: Revisit of last year's Christmas-themed post. Enjoy!] On Monday, a bright, textbook sky blue morning, I picked up Marie and her son, Loki, and we headed up to Weedon Island Preserve. We were going to be the only people around, given the sparse parking lot. I love that. Don't get me wrong, I love Boyd … Continue reading Oh To Be Naked In The Sun (A Holiday Story)

NaNoWriMo 2014: All About That THREE-peat!

'Tis the season, fellow writers and lovers of the written word! National Novel Writing Month, a day-by-day literary reckoning. Many sign up, few complete 50,000 words, even fewer, before November 30th. First year...SMASHED IT!!   Second year...BOOM!!! And I blogged intensely about it right here in WordPress in case you need to know what insanity … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2014: All About That THREE-peat!

T.V. PARTY TONIGHT! We’ve Got Nothing Better To Do…

I had a week of more achievements than failures, yay! As one should do, I celebrated that W last Friday night by taking care of Numero Uno. Check out the dinner spread, yo:   BF indisposed for the weekend, so I get to wear my Fat Girl clothes, spread out across the couch and queue … Continue reading T.V. PARTY TONIGHT! We’ve Got Nothing Better To Do…

It’s My Anniversary!

One year ago, I moved from Patch.com to WordPress and never looked back!! Love my blog. Love all of you who read my blog. Keep reading, I'll keep writing! :*