Posts Tagged ‘ winter scene ’

Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

It was Wednesday, the day before Christmas Eve. We were on our way to Brooklyn to babysit the grandkids. This has been a trying time for us. Health issues have become a serious consideration. Hanging out with the grandkids would certainly soothe our anxious souls. Though we would soon learn that the subways were...

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A LOVE OF WATER

A LOVE OF WATER

One of the requirements for where I live is that I not be landlocked. I cannot swim. I get nervous when I’m in water above my waist. I’m fearful of snorkeling. I easily get seasick when I’m on a boat. All that considered I really must live within a close proximity to large bodies of water....

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NEW YORK CITY’S SNOW STORM YESTERDAY

NEW YORK CITY’S SNOW STORM YESTERDAY

I am trying to finish a short story and what I really need is a good snow storm to keep me indoors and plunking away at the computer keyboard. I have a beginning and an ending. All I’m asking for is that the link, the bones and the guts of the story to come...

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IT’S STILL WINTER AND IT’S NOT OVER UNTIL IT’S OVER

IT’S STILL WINTER AND IT’S NOT OVER UNTIL IT’S OVER

It seems like such a long time ago when I first  learned that FISH KICKER, my novel, was going to be published. Maybe it’s the long and unpredictable winter weather that’s added to making this season feel like it’s stretching out forever. The East has been hit with one bone chilling storm after another,...

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I HEAR THE OCEAN ROAR

I HEAR THE OCEAN ROAR

I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for winter to be over!! It feels like it’s been a never ending season this year. And though we’ve had some nice days here in NYC, the cold and wind seem to have been going on long enough and I want Spring. There’s nothing that I...

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DEAD OF WINTER AFTERNOON RETREAT

DEAD OF WINTER AFTERNOON RETREAT

When you look out the window in the middle of winter and see a bright sun shine, the sky a deep blue, don’t be fooled, it could still be mighty cold out there. That’s how it was the other day when a friend and I went to check out the Malaysia Food Festival in...

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