Happy Birthday Orry!

Happy Birthday Orry!

Happy birthday, Orry! He’s six years old today. Baby Orry, before we adopted him: Baby Orry, home! Glorious Orry, taken at the English Cocker Specialty when he was a young adult: Orry and Bruce at a dog show: Orry in our...
Writers of the Future Packing List: The Food Edition

Writers of the Future Packing List: The Food Edition

Gotta preface this by saying Writers of the Future is local to me. This list would be way, way harder (if not impossible) if I was flying, especially with just a carry on (as I prefer to do). You could swing it, as-is, with a checked-in bag and a trip to a local...
Author Outfits aka Author Uniforms

Author Outfits aka Author Uniforms

I’m interested in fashion. Sort of. Costuming is nifty. Historical fashion is fun. One of my favorite websites is Frock Flicks. But all of my adult working life, I’ve been able to default to uniforms (military, then vet medicine), and frankly, the lack of...
Writers of the Future 2024 Overview

Writers of the Future 2024 Overview

Wow. It’s been almost a week and I’m just starting to recover. I booked five days of vet relief work the week of April 15th, since I wouldn’t be working earning vet income during the WOTF week. (Trust me, the week WAS work!) The clinic I was at...