You know, this would be a perfect opportunity for me to remind you that I write romances under various pen names, and what better time to read a romance than on Valentine’s Day, but I’m not going to be as obvious as that. My Valentine’s Day gift to you isContinue Reading

Recently I met up with an old friend whom I’d gotten to know when we were both deeply involved in martial arts training. We’d gone for a really long walk and then out to dinner, so when we got up, we were a little stiff. We headed out of theContinue Reading

If you’ve known me for any length of time, you know I don’t own a television. This is not because I make any judgment about TV entertainment but rather that I like to get things done. And I know that if I have a television, I will watch it andContinue Reading

Those of you who’ve followed along with me for a while know that I don’t celebrate Christmas as a religious holiday, but I do celebrate it as a time to appreciate everyone in my life and to be grateful I’m not stuck doing this all by myself. You might sayContinue Reading

I have always had this idea that my eccentric streak is mostly charming, and therefore not a cause for concern. This idea received a check the other day when I took a look at my passport photo and realized that the woman with those eyes seems more deeply disturbed thanContinue Reading