Monthly Archives: March 2008

The f word and other Milo stories

My son is five and a half. He is inquisitive, has a boundless imagination and preternatural hearing except when he is not listening; which is usually when I am asking him to do something he’d rather not do. My husband … Continue reading

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A Cool Kid from the U.K.

I love getting pictures of kids reading (and apparently enjoying) the book!

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I NEED A WIFE

Last night I couldn’t sleep. I was fretting and my mind was running in circles. A poem from my high school years tapped at the edges of my consciousness but I couldn’t remember the exact words and it was annoying. … Continue reading

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A POME

In the spirit of the season….A Pome (“poem”) as my ninth grade english teacher would have said). By the way except for some bits of Shakespeare (Hamlet, Antony and Cleopatra, R&J) I can never memorize anything but for some reason … Continue reading

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SPRING IS SPRINGING

Finally…I hate to admit it because I love winter. I love fresh, white snow and crisp, cold air that crackles in my lungs- incidentally NY has nothing on Ontario where I grew up, where my glasses were iced with frozen … Continue reading

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More on the PoodleRat naming contest….

OK, Murphy’s law being what it is (for those of you that don’t know it- it’s whatever can go wrong will go wrong), my email link on the website is not working at the moment. Please send enter your PoodleRat … Continue reading

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ONCE UPON A TIME

Great beginnings. Great first lines. I’ve been wrestling with a new beginning to my book (Feltus Ovalton and the Awful Becoming)- or perhaps I should change that to awful beginning? This often happens once I start the revision process. Something … Continue reading

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