November is the month for doing things apparently. “No-Shave November” … NaNoWriMo … But while some people are growing beards or writing novels … I decided I wanted a different theme for the 30 days that will soon be upon us. Last year, as some of you might know, I did “Noteworthy November,” writing a… Continue reading No Fear November
Dead sodden leaves clinging to pavement,Twisted, bare branches waving in the wind,An empty paper coffee cup tossed in the trash – This is what was left behind in the October of our youth. Late nights laughing long and hard, Tears mirroring an endless day’s rain, Windy walks across campus to class – This is what… Continue reading The October of Our Youth
With my *semi*-new book in hand (“The Writer’s Book of Days” … simply amazing stuff), I have begun “writing practices” each day. Short little snippets from the prompts in the book, these practices force me to put pen to paper and accept whatever comes forth – some of it good, some of it not-so-good! As… Continue reading "A Coincidence."
Students taking in knowledge & information … carrying lattes … preparing for life, living life, discussing life … living in community … laughing with friends on the fourth floor around eleven at night … drinking in sunshine and the October breeze on a walk across campus … pausing on the steps to talk with friends… Continue reading Treading the Thouroughfares of Campus