Losing my “read-ligion”! How reading’s become more restless than restful

As a writer, I shouldn't be asking this question. Yet here I am, asking it anyway. Why do I read? Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com I thought I knew the answer to this. I read in order to learn things; to understand things; to enjoy things. I read to discover what I've yet to discover, … Continue reading Losing my “read-ligion”! How reading’s become more restless than restful

Life Hack Book Review #2 – The world just can’t get enough of feel-good quotes

The other day my wife told me about a book someone mentioned to her. I was immediately attentive, since she rarely talks about books, a topic I'm always game for. She said that according to her friend, this book could be read by anyone of almost any age (meaning there were both pictures for toddlers … Continue reading Life Hack Book Review #2 – The world just can’t get enough of feel-good quotes

“Happy Valentines Day son!” – Letter to him when the time comes

Happy Valentines Day, son!Yes, your dear old man can't help but notice that February 14 is here again.Since you're now of age to date, I thought it's high time I shared my Valentines Day experience with you, in hopes it'll help you navigate the sea of love.I remember well the stress I had as a … Continue reading “Happy Valentines Day son!” – Letter to him when the time comes

My Car Saga Musings #1 — Stay a “slave to the drive”?

[Note to reader: I wrote about my car in the post below during a semi state of exasperation and resignation last Thursday. But just so you know, all's well again now (sort of)!] Vehicle log: Thursday 4 February 2021. Control. Right now, I can’t tell you what it feels like when you have it. But, … Continue reading My Car Saga Musings #1 — Stay a “slave to the drive”?