I Am Here!!!

I am here… In the corner of your eye That person you walked by I am here, right here   I am not quite whole There’s a body, there’s a soul But I’m just another face In a growing human race Till you turn around and see I am here… This is me   It…

Shadow

There are times when the part we most want to be rid of is the only part that sets us apart from others…   Shadow I spent my childhood with her, Gazing up at stars I spent my days beside her Sometimes watching from afar   Sometimes she felt too deeply And tears came too…

A Sweet Signing – A WAGER OF WILLS

  I’m a little late – but Christmas happened! On that note: Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!! I set up my table on Belize Chocolate Company’s porch – with the sea sparkling before me under a hot tropical sun, and while a lesson on the secrets of chocolate making commenced, friends stopped by…

A Book Signing – Completed!

I forgot the camera…. so this blog depends upon the good will of others to provide photos… I arrived at Wine de Vine with only minutes to set up… after arriving late at Leslie’s Salon, where Jessie did up my hair in true Victorian style, making me feel as if I had stepped out of…

A Book Signing – Continued

WILD RAMBLINGS OF A WORRIED WRITER You might be wondering – What do you do at a book signing? Well if you find the answer – Please contact me! I haven’t been keeping up with my weekly blog – and so I thought I had better show what I’ve been doing all this time…. Below…

The First Storm

Off The Coast of Namibia The sea is in a raging tantrum and our boat is being tossed about like some toddlers toy. The sky hangs low over us, irate, and thundering.  The sea brings us to the peak of a 52 foot swell, only to send us plummeting to the bottom. Some intangible force…

Alcoholics Anonymous ABOARD A BUDGET SUPER-YACHT

  I am standing on the deck of a 115 foot yacht, anchored in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. It’s late at night, I’m in my pajamas and the wind that is blowing through me is made of a thousand icy blades.  A sharp light has broken through the swallowing darkness, and above the howling wind…

Validation

We all have moments when we feel we need proof of something – that to exist we need to be seen – noticed… It is as if we are shouting to the world: I am here!!! In the corner of your eye That person you walked by I am here… right here I am not…

Hurricane EARL

The Street Where I Live   The photos are all over the internet, the news – ruin – destruction… And now people don’t want to come to this little slice of damaged paradise… But I wish they could see the street where I live… The morning after Hurricane Earl came ripping across the island I…