Category Archives: Cliches and other forbidden fruit

Do you have a bucket list?

We’ve been kicking the bucket for thousands of years, but the phrase gained notoriety in 2007. That’s the year Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman made famous a screenplay written by Justin Zackham. The Bucket List was an overnight sensation and … [ Continue Reading ]

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A Valentine’s Day Challenge

Ever wonder how the expression carrying a torch originated? It’s February already. Groundhog’s Day is behind us—the cute little rascal didn’t see his shadow. (Did you know that 90% of the time he does?) And Valentine’s Day is just around … [ Continue Reading ]

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Elephant in the Room

     I learned something after posting ‘Twas the Night, a short story, on my blog last week. I learned I have a few incredible friends and family members. People who were sure they recognized a little too much of “me” … [ Continue Reading ]

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