Interior Notes – Diary Do’s

“I worry about forgetting memories and want something to look back on when I’m old and remember some of the ‘glory days’ of my late teens and early 20s.” –Alan Cooper Writing in journals and diaries has been a lifelong passion for many. I have been obsessed for years with catching fragments of thoughts as…

Swamp Drainers 101 – Indivisibility

Civics in action is not high on my feminist list these days. I’m old and tired.  So is our president.   Our big difference is I care about us, we, the people. He cares nothing about you people But I bet you’re wondering if those women can really do anything? If, like me, you couldn’t…

Poets To Read – Wislawa Szymborska

Poets who should be on your list but probably aren’t could be a most extensive list. Once you discover Szymborska you will find yourself returning to her again and again.  Here, in prose, savor her perspective.    Cosmic Solitude I admit that I find the question of life beyond Earth quite interesting, but still I’d prefer not…

Duned In In Delaware

the substance of a shadow in tall grass I wrote this fragment a couple of years ago in a journal on one of those days when nature and I found harmony.  This past Sunday such harmony found me again at one of my favorite Delaware beaches, Bethany Beach. I spent the day painting while my…