Your Holiday Newsletter

In the past week, Christmas cards have begun to arrive which means the influx of the inevitable “Holiday Newsletter.” You know what I’m talking about. Sheets of brightly colored paper filled with a single-spaced, double-sided missive detailing all of the events and accomplishments of the…

Ode to a Veg

Over the past weekend, I picked up Roy Blount, Jr.’s book, “Save Room for Pie.” Amongst the giggle-worthy essays, little poems and songs were scattered. They inspired this creativity exercise. Specifically, this one short ditty: “The neighborhood stores are all out of broccoli Loccoli.” So,…

Your Idea Battalion

When you are stuck for ideas, sometimes you need to call in the cavalry! Blocked for new ways to market my Diary of a Lesbian Housewyfe newsletter (Subscribe here for my humorous housewyfely adventures!), a friend suggested a brainstorming session and I quickly gathered the…