Enola Holmes: A Short Review

Not fantasy-related in any way, but you should really give Enola Holmes a try. Not just the movie on Netflix (though the 2+ hour movie IS cute and fun and I really recommend it) but the middle grade book series by Nancy Springer. The book follows Enola Holmes, the much-younger sister to Sherlock and Mycroft […]

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Random Free Verse Poetry

The other week, I attended a free verse workshop via Zoom led by my librarian friend Victoria. For the penultimate exercise, Victoria showed us a picture of a bicycle standing before a sunlit field, shadows spilling into the foreground. We were supposed to write ten lines about it. Here’s what I came up with: She […]

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Happy Rosh Hashanah!

Today at sundown begins the Jewish New Year. Wishing my Jewish friends and family a very blessed and happy Rosh Hashanah! And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, “Speak to the people of Israel, saying, In the seventh month, on the first day of the month, you shall observe a day of solemn rest, a […]

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2020 and a Catch-Up

2020 has been a doozy for many of us. Okay, for ALL of us. I don’t know anyone who hasn’t been affected negatively in some way or other. Loss of work, loss of health, loss of a family member or friend. Fear. Anxiety. Uncertainty. This is true of the self-employed and those who work at […]

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It’s September!

It’s September. How did this happen? Didn’t we just begin June? On the other hand… FINALLY! This year is taking FOREVER. Like, can we be to January ’21 already? Sheesh. Complaining aside, here is a kitty to welcome you into the the season of soups and pumpkins and sweaters and Halloween and gratitude and feasts […]

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The ISFP, Pantser and Procrastinator

 I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by. Douglas Adams It’s interesting being an ISFP personality type. If you don’t know, ISFP are the initials of the fourth most common Myers-Briggs personality type. I – IntrovertedS – SensingF – FeelingP – Perceiving Another word for us? The Composer. You […]

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