I'm feeling some type of way this year. Don't get me wrong...I am happy as a clam that Juneteenth is now a national holiday, even though I would have named it Emancipation Day, to be more accurate. I guess *some* people would rather not have an annual reminder that America once subjugated an entire race… Continue reading Happy Juneteenth?
Whoever used the phrase "it's all cake" to mean that something is easy to do has NEVER done what I had to do last week. Jenise is the baker in our household. I cook, she bakes, I decorate. Last Thursday, Jenise took on the assignment of baking her goddaughter's graduation cake for some outdoor shindig… Continue reading Cake….
This is me: a Talented Nobody against an army of Mediocre Somebodies. Okay....let me break this down before you start thinking that this is a pity-party. Forty-five years ago, before the birth of the Internet, it was a LOT easier for a Talented Nobody to get published. All you needed was the right publisher who… Continue reading A Talented Nobody
That was yesterday, and that's what I'm calling it. We all have crappy days. I get it. I'm not the only one. But yesterday just WANTED to be crappy for me, despite all my efforts to pivot and be productive. Jenise was at the office. I had the place to myself, so I decided to… Continue reading Crappy Tuesday