Category: Music

Still Waters Run Deep

Sometimes this space doesn’t accurately reflect the amount (or variety) of “writing, music, and photography” I actually do. (Or my love for long sentences…) My clipboard, college-ruled notebook paper, and favorite pen are constant companions — not to mention my camera — along with a stash of notebooks dedicated to ideas, to-do lists, poetry, musings,

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The Mad Dash ~ Smoked Salmon Canapes

When I was a kid, one of my favorite games was Musical Chairs. (Remember that one?) There was something thrilling about circling those chairs — minus one — while trying to appear calm & in control, one ear tuned to perceive the slightest pause in the music. (The other was listening for covert plans by

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Food Is A Mood

It was an innocent flirtation, courted in the confines of her kitchen. Spicy, but safe. Thoughts of New Orleans wafted through her imagination like a blues riff drifting into the night from a street corner in the French Quarter. She closed her eyes and pictured herself on a wrought iron balcony surrounded by wisteria, crepe

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My Ideal Day

Today was the first day in a long time I’ve felt like myself — not that I go around masquerading.  Everything I do is a variation on the things I love doing most!  But, sometimes the signs point to whatever you’ve been neglecting (or doing without, intentionally or “un”) and today was one of those

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