Tag Archives: reading

A Poet’s Personal Journey

J was a graduate student when I met her. We were in the same poetry writing class in the mid-80’s. I was an undergrad. (I was in my mid 30’s, divorced, with three children, two teens and a pre-teen.) She … Continue reading

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What Do You Think?

I just finished reading The Fifth Agreement. I read The Four Agreements last December. (It was recommended.) I don’t know, I guess these books are all right. I buy some of what Ruiz says, but not everything. Generally, the whole … Continue reading

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Books, Words, and Writing

I always say this, and I hear lots of people say this, all the time, all year, “Can you believe it’s already… Man, time goes by so fast!” But, damn, it really do. It’s December already?! I wrote a poem … Continue reading

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Life is a Motherfucker, But I’m a Bitch (aka Reinventing Myself)

I went to the library looking for a textbook on CSS, HTML, and creating web sites. There were many books on the shelves that were For Dummies and The Idiot’s Guide. The first time I saw a For Dummies textbook, … Continue reading

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Fuckin’ A

A lot of people say they love books, that they love to read. A lot of people. But what books do they love? What do they read? In a forum I came upon on books and reading, I looked at … Continue reading

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Blues To Punk

I love blues. And punk. I think these two types of music are organic. Both have heart. Blues comes from way down deep inside the soul. Punk, from the gut. I can feel blues and punk all the way to … Continue reading

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