Tag Archives: writing

Confessions of an AWOL writer

I just realized, much to my amazement, that I haven’t written a blog in months. I’ve written letters galore, articles for the newspaper, newsletters for church–but no blog. I’ve had lots of ideas. I’ve tweaked recipes and thought they’d be … Continue reading

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Mac’s back!

It’s a greasy-gray winter afternoon. The previous night’s rain has washed all the snow away, except for the determined piles along the edges of the road. Those are grungy and unappealing. It is, however, a good day. It’s good because … Continue reading

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Thank you–I think

I think I’m in trouble. Yesterday, I received a Daisy Award from a fellow blogger at Word Press. “I have followed Monica for only a week, but I thoroughly enjoy her blog.  It is homey and humorous, like eating pie … Continue reading

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Ate the hors d’oeuvre, waiting for the main course

It looks like the feast part of my life has begun–or at least, the menu has been passed out. Because of the nature of Door County, and because of the lifestyle George and I have chosen, we live a feast-or-famine … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Sturgeon Bay

On this first day of 2012, I thought I’d celebrate by writing a column. I have 15 minutes to go before it becomes January 2, so I don’t think I’m going to make it. I thought I’d write something profound, … Continue reading

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