It was a "typical" Irish morning -- cold, wet, raw. We woke, for the first time during our stay in the country, to slate grey skies. The clouds were a steady sort of gloom, not the sudden onslaught of the storms I've braved in Colorado or California, but gentler, smooth and thick above our heads. … Continue reading The Cliffs of Moher on the west coast of Ireland.
I found this writing update in my drafts -- unpublished from over a year ago (14 March 2016) -- but most of it is still relevant to my writing life at the moment. I think that there comes a time in every writer's career -- or in my case, pretend career -- where he or … Continue reading WRITING UPDATE
I can't count how many times I've preached the benefits of travel -- my catchphrase might as well be "travel is the greatest gift you can give yourself" -- and I believe that to be 100% true. I've been blessed enough to have had the opportunity to see a lot of this world in my … Continue reading 5 important life lessons travel teaches you.