Tag Archives: death

Gold Stars for Me?

Artists spend hours in a studio, closet, at a corner table, depending on the available space, creating art. Alone. I stare at a blank canvas. Quiet or entrancing music plays in the background. Thoughts of food, lunch, dinner, breakfast slip … Continue reading

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So what about that Manuscript thing… ?

Oh. River Fork? I had planned it as a coming of age, YA story. With a bit of fantasy aka paranormal. Why did I write it? As a former teacher, I encouraged my high school students to write. I found several … Continue reading

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The Loss of a Parent

A child does not understand death even if explained as ‘gone’ or ‘gone to heaven’. Passed on, gone, deceased. What are those words to a child? Just words. Words he/she has never heard before (perhaps). My mother died when I … Continue reading

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