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The Heist

Recently during one of our #CoffeehouseTalks chat, I stated I wanted to start adding more creative writing to my blog. So, here is a raw (unedited) piece that I spent about 15 to 20 mins writing while Vincent napped earlier this month. Demetri sat at the table in his dingy studio apartment wondering how he… Continue reading The Heist

Becoming a Writer, The Coffeehouse


I've been quiet... but there is no use in apologizing because we all know that sometimes life has other plans for us. I'm sure there will be many more moments of silence along this writing journey. Thankfully, the class that was consuming all my time during the last two months is over. I somehow managed… Continue reading #CoffeehouseTalks

The Writer

All the changes

As 2017 comes to an end, it's customary to look back at one's accomplishments. As I look back over the year, I am amazed by the changes that took place. While I knew changes were on the horizon, I am amazed by the impact that they have had. My husband earned his doctorate degree, he… Continue reading All the changes