Writing Through the Hourglass

“Like sands through the hourglass, so are the days of our lives.” Since 1965— fifty-five years and counting— those words have introduced one of the remaining dramas on daytime television. All the other soap operas have changed their openings with more contemporary...

Sowelu— Wholeness

Around the time I was toying with the idea of a writing life, the Rune Stones— twenty-five to be exact— came into my life. Whenever unable to make a decision, I’d haul out the Stones. Now, I’m fully aware of how easy it is to interpret the reading of a selected Stone,...

Holy Backstory!

Ever since my plunge into this precarious life of a writer, I’ve been bombarded with the Dos and Don’ts of backstory. I have nothing against dos and don’ts— my life is riddled with personal ones that keep me moving forward instead of hanging around waiting for the...