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Re-invent Yourself at 50 Voice from the Middle

Writing time

I’m back to blogging and then don’t write for two weeks. What’s the poo on that? There are a LOT of short story contest deadlines during this time of year. Which reminds me to ask about how your NaNoWrMo is going? If you haven’t a clue what I’m talking about, check this out. Blogging takes […]

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Re-invent Yourself at 50 Voice from the Middle We Are Family

On the other hand

My daughter has beautiful nails. I noticed them the minute she was born. It was one of the first things I said to her. She has always been a nail polish wearer. I on the other hand (hee hee. get it. other “hand.”). Anyway, I on the other hand do not have beautiful nails and […]

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Voice from the Middle We Are Family

Grandma’s afghans

My grandma was a gentle, strong, quiet woman and I loved her. She also crocheted and knitted my entire life. I remember my older brothers wearing her homemade knitted vests in the 60’s and early 70’s. She taught me how to make scarves and granny squares when I wasn’t even close to 10 years old. […]

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The Simple Life Voice from the Middle

Organic carrots taste better

For years I ate the little midget carrots because the prep was so much easier. I knew they were probably soaked in chemicals to clean them, but my laziness allowed me to forget that fact. Then, I was at my daughter’s while she prepped for supper. I stole a carrot and it was delicious! I […]