Monthly Archives: April, 2013

MAY DAY! MAY DAY! Is there anything funny about May Day?

Both of you subscribed to this blog know I like to keep an eye on the calendar for ideas to write about. That’s how Cupid, the Easter Bunny and a groundhog got to be so popular. Yeah, right. I took a peek at this coming week and saw that May 1st happens on Wednesday. That’s …

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One simple letter can sure make a huge difference.

Words are curious creatures. Curious and mysterious are their watch words. This combination of letters surrounded by space make up our printed conversations. Typographical errors can be annoying, embarrassing and down-right funny. One misplaced letter can change the entire meaning of what the writer had in mind. Take the docile and delicate flower commonly called the violet. …

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Welcome to National Procrastinators’ Day.

April 15, also known as ‘Tax Day’ in the United States. The last day we can file our tax forms to the federal government without paying even more to them so they can keep wasting everybody’s money. Sorry. I promised myself I wouldn’t get political in my blogs. But, sometimes opinions just float to the surface. Know …

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Hey, I actually won something!!!

My lot in life has increased since we last met. I am officially not in the category of “Total Loser” any longer. Allow me to explain what happened. During my feeble attempts to get up to speed on the computer I’ve signed up for some blogs related to different aspects of the writing business. One …

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T’was the Day After Easter

T’was the day after Easter and all through the house The only one still looking for candy was the mouse. He came across a stash the children had missed If he’d seen the Easter Bunny he’d have given his kiss. He started with the chocolate, who would blame him? The eggs proved a challenge, their …

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