Another Book Post, Already.

I know, I know.  Another book post.  Already?  Yep, another.  I found this one over at The Reading Addict and thought I would give it a go. What are 1-3 of your favourite books of all time?  The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen […]

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A Reason to Love Social Media

Social Media has become a bit of a monster.  It can be overwhelming, addictive, and often, full of hate and nastiness.  The headlines are filled with horror stories of children being targeted, people being bullied, sexual predators, and not to mention the loads of political hate-speech that abounds these days. So, it is not surprising […]

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I Suck at Travel Blogging

I know that I am not a travel blogger.  But, whenever we travel, I always have high hopes of writing a great travel post.  The kind that people will want to read before they book their own trips.  The hopes quickly fade as soon as all of our plans change. This happens every time Dirk […]

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I received an exciting notification a few days ago.  WordPress let me know that I had reached 500 followers on my little blog.  It’s amazing really, since only a handful of those that follow me are people that I have met in real life.  Most I have never met before! Well, not yet anyway.  We […]

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What is Everyone Reading?

Well, I am still having a bit of trouble writing.  I wouldn’t describe it so much as writer’s block, as just plain not writing anything, at all. On a positive note, I have started reading again! The weather here in western Germany has been on the cool side, with plenty of rainy, grey skies.  The […]

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Blogging About Not Blogging

I haven’t written a new blog post in over two weeks.  I have several half written posts, but nothing is interesting enough to keep me at it to finish.  My attention span is zero, I am chasing squirrels.  Even with all  of the awesome writing prompts that the lovely Lorna at Gin and Lemonade has […]

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Wrapping up Summer: An Update

Well, we are wrapping up summer here in Western Germany.  The leaves are starting to turn.  Actually, they started doing that quite some time ago, and many have already fallen.  We had a very hot, dry summer here, and it really stressed the trees out a lot.  But, the sunny days and hot weather made […]

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