Tag: In My Opinion

IMO: Looking for Mom

Mom would frown and shake her head. “Good, God, stop crying. I wasn’t a saint, you know.” Grief is a heavy activity. Doing one’s best not to cry is hard to do. Talking about it is exhausting. The permanence of her departure is a… Continue Reading “IMO: Looking for Mom”


My Fellow Blogging Friends: WP told me today I’ve been blogging for seven years. It feels appropriate to be nostalgic. On November 25, 2012, I began my blog because I self-published my first novel and was told by everyone at Goddard College that I… Continue Reading “IMO: SEVEN”

IMO: This morning belonged to Murphy.

Here is what happened to me this morning in the following order beginning at 7:00a.m. I woke up late. I never sleep to 7. I had no coffee to grind for the percolator. I never go without coffee in the morning. I searched deep… Continue Reading “IMO: This morning belonged to Murphy.”