TWITL – week eight – I know when you look

TWITL – week eight – I know when you look

Remember when I used to use a line to whatever poem I wrote as the title to the blog post? Maybe I should write a poem and go from there. I know you knowI know when you lookit shouldn’t matter to meit doesn’t matter to meexcept for that little thrillI can never subdueknowing that you…

TWITL – week fifty-one – dreaming of you with my words

TWITL – week fifty-one – dreaming of you with my words

I know you see medreaming of you with my wordspretending we’re real Sometimes the poetry makes no sense but there it is. My top nine of 2020 at Instagram heavily features Sullivan Stapleton and Santiago Cabrera. How did Charles Mesure sneak in there? I sort of love it. I’m thinking almost all of those shots…

TWITL – week thirty-eight – a bit of solitude

TWITL – week thirty-eight – a bit of solitude

I have never lived alone. It’s a strange thing to realize at my age but it’s true. I think it’s interesting when I think in terms of my writing. My characters oftentimes start off living alone because they’re already “established” and have the means to live alone. Yet I have never lived alone. So what…

TWITL – week twenty-two – the world and such

TWITL – week twenty-two – the world and such

if we admit this is lovehas forever already startedif I tell you I can’t remembernot having you by my sidewill you admit the sameif we take the next step togethersomething new yet timelesswill we weather all the stormsas well as the calmif we admit this is lovedo we bind our souls togetherready for anythingcertain when…

TWILT – week twenty-one – new muse and other musings

TWILT – week twenty-one – new muse and other musings

Let’s start with the other musings first, just in case you don’t want to hear about the new muse quite yet… The weather is heating up. We’re going to have triple digits the next several days and I am not ready for it. I was really digging the cooler weather last week. Alas! Thank goodness…

TWITL – week twenty – laughing with love

TWITL – week twenty – laughing with love

The week ended with lots of laughter and I think I didn’t realize how much I needed it. So to my CPN lovelies– THANK YOU for Saturday night. And extra thanks to Aleks Paunovic for bringing us together. WRITING “Marcus the Junior Matchmaker” – Yes, I’m writing a new story! I was sitting at home…

TWITL – week nineteen – the days slipping by

TWITL – week nineteen – the days slipping by

Even though my birthday was a week ago, I received a birthday card from Barry Zito! I’m on his mailing list and provided my birthday and address and this past weekend the card delivered. Pretty cool beans! I posted a shot of the card on my IG story and tagged Barry and he ended up…

TWITL – week eighteen – memory lane into May

TWITL – week eighteen – memory lane into May

May the 4th Be With You! Yesterday (May 3rd) was my birthday. I am 49. Just writing it like that is super freaky to me because it’s such a big number. What is 49? I suppose it’s me now. I never thought about how it should feel so I suppose for me, it’s however I’m…