Plans of Outstanding Proportions

I just turned in that manuscript. I am DONE. And, soon, it will be October, and what I’m hoping to be a new outlook on life. It will take effort to: Be positive. Be focused. Not be a workaholic at work. Write for myself and only myself with only my own self-imposed deadlines. Pick aContinue reading “Plans of Outstanding Proportions”

Invasion of the Ice-Cream Song

I am high up on the twelfth floor, banging out these pages at a laborious pace that is killing me slowly on the inside, down in there where it counts the most. And yet for some reason all I can hear, from the street twelve floors below, is the ice-cream truck. It’s blaring its song,Continue reading “Invasion of the Ice-Cream Song”