Making movie magic

The first item on my to do list today was SLEEP, and sleep I did until shortly before lunch. Getting home at 4:33 in the morning will do that to a person who is normally in la-la land by 9:30 at night. But I have an excellent reason for my pre-dawn date with...
One blog or two?

One blog or two?

Since June 2009, I have been writing a blog called words at random. That started when a friend suggested it as an online vehicle for my writing. Despite a few hiccups and time outs, it has been a fun and quirky way to share my thoughts, concerns, ideas and stories. At...
Community outreach for freelancers

Community outreach for freelancers

Coffee shops can provide an instant community and a much-needed time out from our day-to-day. Last Friday, my friend Miriam retired from public service. Ever since, it’s been go, go, go for her, with farewell events, lunches and get togethers with family and friends,...