What is Yeast?

What is Yeast?

What is Yeast? Welcome to Tuesday. The question asked this week was, “Besides the usual baking of cookies or treats, has anyone baked a really good loaf of bread. It’s been years — literally years — since I attempted to bake bread. (Banana...
Could I Just Have the Root Canal?

Could I Just Have the Root Canal?

Could I Just Have the Root Canal? The topic this week for Romance Writers Weekly is, “What do you find most difficult about writing what you write? It could have to do with certain scenes, plotting, dialogue, whatever trips you up.” At the moment, my...
In Remembrance

In Remembrance

In Remembrance One tradition I have for myself on Memorial Day is returning to the letter written by Major Sullivan Ballou of the Union Army, dated July 14, 1861. If you’ve seen Ken Burn’s superb documentary sereies, The Civil War, you’ve heard the...
My Fiber Addiction

My Fiber Addiction

My Fiber Addiction This week, we’re talking about hobbies, and my reaction was, “That’s easy. Knitting.” I’ve knitted since I was a child and my mother taught me how to create fabric by making loops with sticks and yarns. As one might...
A Room of My Own

A Room of My Own

A Room of My Own Most of my adult life, I have not had the luxury of a dedicated work space at home. I’d carve out a small corner of my bedroom when I had roommates, and shared both desk and computer with the husband for quite a number of years. Even when I got...

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