A Corner of One’s Own

A Corner of One’s Own

It’s not a whole room, but it’s a spacious corner that is ALL MINE, a corner of one’s own if you will.  Technically it’s an actual room with a door that closes, but since I share the space with the kids, I’m more comfortable calling it my...
Last Days of 39

Last Days of 39

When playwright, Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder, asked me to participate in her 40 Lunches project, I was hesitant at first. Don’t get me wrong; I said yes right away. Elyzabeth’s side project and the side website to go with it is the kind of idea I wish I had...
The Special Letter I Received

The Special Letter I Received

Recently I received a special letter from a woman in London who is converting to Judaism. She explained that she wanted my opinion after reading my most recent  post about names for Kveller, which answered a note from a mom looking for an Italian/Jewish name for her...
Fall Writing Plan

Fall Writing Plan

The fall writing plan is here. This was the summer of reading with some writing. With my kids in school now (YEESSSSS!), I can pick up the writing pace and keep the reading pace strong, too. Well those are my goals at least. Cheers to more words on the page now that...