Category Archives: Writing

MY FATHER – ON WRITING

Writing books is easy! By Georgia Lee, from the diary of Emmett Lee            When my father, Emmett Lloyd Lee, turned 80, I gave him a guided journal “A Father’s Legacy – Your Life’s Story in … Continue reading

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footwear friday – vote early, vote often

Vote for you favorite footwear! At the recent Southeastern Writers Conference, Saint Simons, Ga., your intrepid former fashion reporter did an impromptu survey of summer comfort and fashion shoes. Check out these lovely ladies and (one man) pedicures and all. TOP: … Continue reading

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BRIEF CANDLES – AN HOUR ONSTAGE

At the end of life, the very old shrink into child-size imitations of the towering adults their children knew. Not my parents, I would have thought as a child, if I’d ever imagined such a thing. Not my parents. Those … Continue reading

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BEYOND VALENTINES, A MESSAGE OF UNIVERSAL LOVE

Prayer of Saint Francis of Assisi, 13th century. Though its attribution is controversial, the meaning transcends all. This message of unconditional love – Regardless of religion, race, sex, status and all the other “labels,” imagine if each of us took … Continue reading

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THE JOYS OF UNEMPLOYMENT – with added video content!!!

THE JOYS OF UNEMPLOYMENT – with added video content!!!.

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Emerson – The New Day is too dear…. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. He is rich who owns the day, and no one owns the day who allows it to … Continue reading

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HOW TO BE A FAMOUS WRITER – AT THE ATLANTA WRITERS CONFERENCE

At The Atlanta Writers Conference, strife, confusion and downright frustration were recurring themes that apply not only to writers, but also to human beings, even the seemingly normal ones.   “When do I get off this merry-go-round?” said one attendee … Continue reading

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SHOCKING SECRETS FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE! On Death, the Devil, and SEX!

HAUNTING DIARIES: A CAUTIONARY TALE  Dear Diary – Woke this morning in a fishnet bodysuit, seasick on a sloshing blue waterbed. A “God, Guns and Glory.” tattoo faded on the bulging bicep of the naked man snoring next to me. … Continue reading

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SHOCKING SECRETS FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE! On Death, the Devil, and SEX!

HAUNTING DIARIES: A CAUTIONARY TALE  Dear Diary – Woke this morning in a fishnet bodysuit, seasick on a sloshing blue waterbed. A “God, Guns and Glory.” tattoo faded on the bulging bicep of the naked man snoring next to me. … Continue reading

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EMERGENCY

Title is shamelessly stolen from Denis Johnson’s short story, “Emergency” –  so mind-blowing, anyone who hasn’t experienced it, abandon this post immediately, click on the link below, or Google it. https://www.byliner.com/read/denis-johnson/emergency Now really, isn’t that an astonishing work? Back to … Continue reading

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