This Moment – A Poem

This Moment I sit aside and watch the world The scene bestirs my heart I see the light and life shine forth And wish to play a part The sun shines bright, the birds do sing The Earth is all aglow The flowers bloom and bunnies hop And all around seems slow I wish I […]

Paradise WIP – Chapter 13

Chapter 13 Author’s Note: Hello, readers! I apologize, but due to circumstances beyond my control, this chapter is a day late in being published. If you are just finding this series, Paradise is the working title of my current science fiction work-in-progress. The story tells the tale of one man trying to make sense of […]

You Asked Me – Poem by Wolfe Butler

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Author’s Note My wife has been with me a lot lately. Actually, she always is. Her voice has been some louder as I wander recently through treasured memories. Maybe it’s because I am nearing the time of year when I lost her. Or it could be that there is some […]

Paradise WIP – Chapter 12

Paradise WIP – Chapter 12 Author’s note: It is hard to believe that I have been sharing chapters of my science fiction, work-in-progress (WIP) for three months now. I am so very appreciative of all of you that are following my journey. Your kind words and encouragement mean more than you will ever know. If […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 5

The Month That Should be Forgotten It is with much frustration that I write this installment of Tale of a New Blogger. I would love to skip this month from my blogger experience entirely, and that is probably why it is already the middle of May and I am just now sitting down to write […]

Why Be Patient When Working Towards Success

Why Be Patient When Working Towards Success The last few weeks have truly tested my mettle. A severe chest cold knocked me on my butt. Then, just when I thought I was going to recover, the pollen explosion sent me spiraling back down into agony. To add insult to injury, a freak storm did damage […]

Paradies WIP – Chapter 11

Chapter 11 The next morning, I awoke again in the compound. For a few minutes I pondered what the other me in the bunker would be doing. Was I unconscious there again? There was no way of knowing. I decided it was best to not bring attention to myself. I went back to keeping the […]

Paradise WIP – Chapter 10

Chapter 10 Author Note: To make up for not posting last week, this chapter is a little longer than the others. I hope you enjoy. Read the tale from the beginning by clicking this line. Everyone tromped on the next several hours in silence.  No one was saying it, but we were all thinking the […]

7 Things Last Year Taught Us About Blogging

7 Things Last Year Taught Us About Blogging   The internet is a constantly evolving animal. Blogger advice received today might not be accurate tomorrow. Well, maybe not that quick. It does often seem like things change overnight. Last year was a huge year for blogging. That knowledge is a big part of what prompted […]

12 Steps to a Happy Family

12 Steps to a Happy Family Everyone strives to have a happy family. Today’s world throws a lot at families that makes this an ever challenging goal. You have likely seen the good news posted by some “experts” that divorce rates are down. Unfortunately, those reports are only telling part of the story. While it […]