Laughter, keeping it together and bullshit – Friday Link-Ups

After 18 days of rain, the sun finally showed up in Florida this week. I may be the only person that was a little sad about it. Back to sweltering humidity and sun so hot it hurts! (For the record, I only truly complain about the heat for small portions of July and August - for ...

Reading, customer service and Sia – Friday Link-Ups

Last night a sinus sickness took up residence in my head. Usually, when I'm about to get sick, my body gives off warning signs letting me know we've got about 24 hours until misery. Not this time. The day was fairly productive, I'd just finished a healthy dinner and BAM. Totally blocked up. By bedtime ...

You should read The Alchemist

Considering my love for writing and my love for reading is like considering the chicken and the egg. It's impossible to say which came first. Although my mother was a book pusher from the beginning, I don't ever remember disliking reading. Certain books, perhaps, but not reading. Unfortunately, over the past year, I've been picking a lot ...