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This or That
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This or That

No one will ever accuse me of being decisive. Even the simple question of what I want for dinner can send me into a mental tailspin. Things to consider: what I’m in the mood for, what I had for lunch, what I had for the dinner the day before, what might be for dinner tomorrow, … Continue reading

Missing Carrie
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Missing Carrie

I love Carrie Fisher and am sorry she’s no longer traveling with us on this planet. I loved her sass. She was funny. She big hearted and funny and fully herself. Sometimes she was a mess. There’s no doubt, but she found humor in her train wrecks, and that is something I always admire. We … Continue reading

Jiminy Christmas!
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Jiminy Christmas!

‘Tis the season of complications. Drag out the decorations and the emotional baggage. Open gifts and anxiety. Jiminy Christmas! I love the holidays even if they are not all peace and light. It’s odd what we remember from childhood, isn’t it? What childhood holiday memories stay with you? For whatever reason, I remember the Christmas … Continue reading

Little Velly Northwind
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Little Velly Northwind

Little Velly Northwind’s father was a ghost. Her mother was a conjurer. They raised her ladylike…almost. Little Velly Northwind’s friends were skeletons and bats. She kept spiders in her hair. She played hide-and-seek with cats. Little Velly Northwind didn’t need to wish for many things. She had every monster she could want, every magic potion … Continue reading

Haunted
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Haunted

I love American Scream. Have you seen it? Of the three families the documentary follows, only for one person do the film makers ask why Halloween means so much to him. For the others, why seems answered with a quick “it’s fun” sort of answer and that’s it. Victor though didn’t get to celebrate Halloween … Continue reading