My souvenirs. ∙ There are the thank you cards and letters. ∙ There are dozens of them, from a wide array of people. Coaches, parents, administrators, fans. People who read what I wrote then took a few minutes to thank me. And I ...―
Whatcha gonna do? ∙ If only I had a dime for every time I've been asked that over the last few months, I wouldn't have to do anything. ∙ What does one do after being heart-broken? Kicked to the curb? Dumped? Fired? Laid-off from a...―
My first column logo, circa 1991 ∙ It was 26 years ago, almost to the day. ∙ Thrilled. Excited. Scared. Nervous. And everything in between, I drove myself from my parents' home in Houma, where I had moved temporarily (of course), to ...―
I decided this week that I needed to make myself some new business cards. ∙ The ones the venerable newspaper gave me many moons ago are completely out of date. They didn't get me new ones when they moved me from Prep Writer to Perp Writer ...―
One by one, one after another, my Facebook feed quickly became filled with them. And my heart broke with each and every one. ∙ -30- ∙ The age-old code from reporter to editor signifying the end of the story. On this day, it had a...―
The Flying Fickle Finger of Fate So, apparently, I have a week. ∙ A week to wait, to worry, to lie awake at night, to hold my breath, to hope for the best, to pray, to be scared to death. ∙ To win the lottery. ∙ A week (give ...―
My black and gold feather boa wreath has been tucked away in a plastic bag in my closet since February, along with several pairs of over sized black and gold Mardi Gras beads, an assortment of Fleur de Lis and a black and gold rendition of the...―
I wonder how the race horse feels ∙ When she's led out to pasture ∙ After years of glory. ∙ Does she appreciate the fact ∙ That there are no more pressures or demands ∙ Or deadlines, ∙ That before her lies...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...