Category: reflections

From the 2nd Whitest City in America

From the 2nd Whitest City in America

Welcome to Springfield, MO. Behind a city of extraordinary talents, some of the old ways die hard.  In the April 29th edition of the Springfield News-Leader, columnist Joe Snider penned a piece entitled, “Americans...




Dear Dogs & Cats…

Dear Dogs & Cats…

It would appear this bit of ‘wisdom’ has traveled far on the Intertubes, yet I couldn’t find it’s original owner. The following was found posted very low on a refrigerator door: Dear Dogs and...




What’s Cooking?

What’s Cooking?

I’ve been under the radar lately… as far as blogging is concerned.  Between the writing, editing, plotting, and let’s not forget the teaching (which has its own universe of writing, editing, plotting, etc.), I’ve...