Category Archives: zero to hero

Facing Demons

It struck me as interesting that today’s “Zero to Hero” challenge was something I already do:  Day 26: Go Mining for ideas, and Start Some Drafts I brainstorm for things to write about every few days.  I have an “Ideas” folder … Continue reading

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My Father was a Bastard and a Dick

Yesterday, I told you about my father’s issue with infidelity.  Today, let’s dig a little deeper into the most influential male role model in my life. My father was a bastard and a dick.  Seriously. He was adopted.  He never … Continue reading

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White spots

Oh, nice. Where are you going? I’ve never been there, but I’ve heard good things. No, I don’t.  I haven’t been to a tanning place in decades.  It was like a super-charged tanning bed.  We were never allowed to be … Continue reading

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Rant. Rave. Rant. Rave.

Some of you know that I am part of the Zero to Hero Challenge. Today’s assignment is to “Make a writing prompt your own” by publishing a post based on my own, personalized take on today’s Daily Prompt, which was: … Continue reading

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Zero to Hero Challenge: 5,6,7

DAY 5: LOVE YOUR THEME DAY 6: PUBLISH A POST THAT INCLUDES A NEW ELEMENT DAY 7: DO SOME MORE PERSONALIZING I figured I would lump the things I did for the challenge in one spot. My new element was … Continue reading

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DAY 3: WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND? (Zero to Hero)

Today’s assignment: write the post that was on your mind when you decided to start a blog. I can’t do it in one post, which is why I thought a blog might be a good idea. There’s too much to talk … Continue reading

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Who I am and why I’m here

Why are you blogging, rather than keeping a personal journal?  I’m blogging for two reasons. First, for most of my life, people have been telling me to that I should be a writer. And while I appreciate their kind words, … Continue reading

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