Tag Archives: work

EGADS! ANOTHER BOOK!

So here’s what happened. I have a bunch of grandkids and several of them have grown up enough to go out and join the workforce of America. And as they put in their hours of hard labor they are beginning … Continue reading

Posted in communication, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MOM WOULD BE PROUD

Finally! My mother’s book is finished. It’s been over a year in the making—the longest I’ve worked on a book—and I didn’t write it! It’s a collection of her writings, most of which she penned in the 1960’s. They have … Continue reading

Posted in communication, creativity, entertainment, Family, WRITING | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

REX THE BALLOON, PART II

  The following is Part II of the story of Rex the Balloon.  If you missed Part I, simply scroll down to the posting below this one.  And while I have your attention, I am adjusting the appearance of the … Continue reading

Posted in communication, Uncategorized, WHATEVER!, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

REX THE BALLOON – Part I

I’ve gotten a request.  This is a first for Marc’s Blog–what a great way to start off its fifth year.  I’ve never had a request.  I feel like a piano man in a late night bar who’s been asked to … Continue reading

Posted in communication, Uncategorized, WHATEVER!, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ROUTINE CHANGE

I have sort of become “unblogged” this past week, mainly because my mind is preoccupied right now. My routine has been disrupted. Our ten-year-old king of the household, Bill the Dog, has been seriously ill. It does not look good … Continue reading

Posted in WHATEVER! | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ALL OF A SUDDEN WRITING IS…WORK!

I am either writing my best book or my worst book.  It’s one or the other, period. There’s definitely no in-between.  How do I know this?  Because I have never had a harder time writing a book than this one.  … Continue reading

Posted in WRITING | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A WRITER’S ROAD TRIP…ARE WE THERE YET?

I’m told most professional writers will agree that when the mood hits and the brain cells are aligned, they have no problem sitting in front of a computer monitor and pounding out endless streams of words on the keyboard.  It’s a … Continue reading

Posted in WRITING | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Some Retiring Thoughts…

After six-plus years of retirement, I am still trying to figure it out.  I was reminded of this as we celebrated a big family gathering for Christmas this past week.  There were all the usual Christmassy things:  the shopping, the … Continue reading

Posted in WRITING | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment