Category: This + That

A Human Connection

This past May found me at a hospital in Fort Worth for most of a week, watching my 80 year old mother die. During the hours that she slept and the morphine had its effect, I sought distraction by playing chess on my phone. Sometimes I played against the app Play Magnus but mostly I played [continue reading]

File → New

At some point I suppose, you simply have to start –– to start writing, start posting and stop worrying. I have hung from the side of cliffs, jumped from airplanes, even engaged in public speaking and still, still nothing causes me quite so much stress as the blank page. Over the years I’ve learned to [continue reading]