A Fitting Birthday for Poetry Month

Poetry Month Continues...and today is Maya Angelou's birthday. It would have been her 90th In her honor here is a poem written by her: Woman Work By Maya Angelou I've got the children to tend The clothes to mend The floor to mop The food to shop Then the chicken to fry The baby to … Continue reading A Fitting Birthday for Poetry Month

Trimming the Fat from Writing (Instead of the Turkey)

Recently as I have been going back through my writings for the Bear and Hunter Series and editing I have discovered how much wasted word nonsense I wrote.  My co-author, Harlow Hunter, and I write via Skype's messenger service.  In the moment phrases, grammar and mediocre writing is somewhat acceptable if it gets the point … Continue reading Trimming the Fat from Writing (Instead of the Turkey)