Joyeux Holidays!

People say the holidays are for children.  Of course you can also include the child-like, such as myself.  But I have a whole new appreciation of and excitement about the holidays this year, starting with Thanksgiving and going all the way through Christmas.  It’s possible that I have never, ever been so excited about the…

And so it begins, 2014: The Holidays are Here!

Last year my eighteen-year-old  son asked me to carve a pumpkin with him.  Do you have any idea how long it had been since we had carved a pumpkin?  I jumped at the chance and the memory will always be among my most precious. In my (as yet unpublished) novel, The People of the Green Hills, the…