Monthly Archives: March 2011

Rough Stuff – Why I Flipped Carson City on Its Ear

Maybe I was born that way, but it could have started with my mother. She came from a large, mean family, and was the designated goat. She was beaten. Although she hated her mom, she lacked creativity, so she copied … Continue reading

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Rough Stuff – Sex in Writing

The old ladies always said, “Never leave children alone with men.” They meant girls; they didn’t know much about males together. I flared right back, “You’re saying all men are perverts, and that’s impossible!” “Yes,” they responded, “but you don’t … Continue reading

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Cougars

http://wattsupwiththat.com/?s=cougars “Wow,” said one guy, “you don’t see that many cougars together very often.” “Oh, I don’t know,” said his friend, “there’s a bar just down the street…” I live in mountain lion country. And if I’m limping for some … Continue reading

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Wild Horses and Dogs

A few years ago, a helpful literary agent ran one of her contests, and I entered. I accepted the criticisms and learned from them. What lingered in my mind, however, were the comments (many!) alluding to boundless love between horses … Continue reading

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Unaltered Dogs

If you’ve scrolled past my picture, you’ve seen Wolfie in his “attack” pose, as he protected some Christmas presents from human pilferage. Gods, he loved playing that game! Wolfie came into my life as a surprise. When my daughter and … Continue reading

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Sorry About the “Famous” Bit

Brian is promoting me as usual (bless his heart). Ahem, I plan to put up quite a few stories in the following weeks, but right now please excuse the dust.

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