You Say What? Nevermore?

When In Doubt… “Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.” “Let my heart be still a moment and this mystery explore.” “Quoth the Raven, Nevermore.” “The Raven” Quotes by Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849 And may this collage be hidden so discreetly…

Is This Your Story?

Julie Barbera is a published author, narrator, and certified wellness and resilience coach in Boca Raton, Florida. She helps women feel confident in their own skin so they can bounce back from setbacks and find the freedom to do what they love. Her programs empower them to get unstuck and confidently take action to align…

Coming Soon: The Squirrelly Squirrel Chronicles!

A News Update at 11: The Squirrelly Squirrel Chronicles begins with Adam Squirrel in historic East of Eden Garden State Park located in Point Washington, South of Freeport, Florida. It is then carried forward, almost entirely by geneological lists, down to the founding of the first Kingdom of Nutsville! Chapter 1 is coming to a…

Upside Down Post In a Mirror, Darkly!

Created using my non-dominant hand and brain holding a pen upside down looking backward in a mirror, darkly! And all this in an alternate, parallel Universe on the first Monday in November 9, 2020. In a Mirror, Darkly, Part II (Episode) On the bridge of the USS Defiant – having just witnessed the destruction of the…

A Bavarian Sugar Cookie Day!

As Harold took a bite of Bavarian sugar cookie, he finally felt as if everything was going to be ok. Sometimes, when we lose ourselves in fear and despair, in routine and constancy, in hopelessness and tragedy, we can thank God for Bavarian sugar cookies. And, fortunately, when there aren’t any cookies, we can still…

The Dog Ate The Book!

This is a book. It is a book I found in a box. I found the box in the attic. The box was in the attic, under the eaves. The attic was hot and still. The air was stale with dust. The dust was from old pictures and books. The dust in the air was…

Highlights: Scenes and Screams From A Normal/Abnormal Life!

Chapter 5: South Jersey Tales: __The Only Game In Town! —Jumping Bloody Muddy Stumps! —The Strange Incident at Silver Lake! —I Do Apologize, Sunfish and Bullfrogs! —The Catfish’s Second Chance? —The Cowardly Fat Future All-State Lineman! —I Shed-Tears for Puppy-Eyed Love! —A Dangerous Shotgun Misfired in My Face! __Night Terrors and Dark Man Cometh! —The…