• Moving Forward – February Calendar Page

    The picture for February’s calendar page shows a donkey pulled by a rope, and another overlooking the Grand Canyon. How did the donkey in the second picture come to gaze on this beautiful view? One step at a time. My theme for February is “Moving Forward.” I’ve come kicking and screaming into this new year …[ read more ]

  • How to Survive & Thrive in 2021

    Some people like to pick a theme for the year. This year I joined in and chose “FORWARD” as my touchstone. I plan to take small steps each day that will focus my energies on the goal of optimal health. I’ll make daily decisions to improve habits in these four areas: what I eat, sleep, …[ read more ]

  • January Calendar Blog

    Below is a screenshot of my January calendar page. If you’ve discovered this blog page, you’ve probably signed up for my bi-monthly calendar pages by providing me your email. If not, click this link to sign up. Usually, I’ll send you one email with two calendar pages every other month. Since I’m off to a …[ read more ]

  • Book Launch Interview

    Thanks to Lori Scott for interviewing me during the book launch party in early November for California Trail Discovered. Also, thanks to all who joined in on the fun. As Lori announced, California Trail Discovered earned the #1 slot in Amazon’s “Hot New Releases” in the category of Children’s 1800’s American Historical Fiction the week …[ read more ]

  • Congratulations!

    We have another free book winner of California Trail Discovered. Sharon U. correctly answered the question posted in Installment #8 at There still remains one more question within the folds of the Facebook Installations of my Pics and Clips of the Oregon Trail. You still have a free chance to win a book before my …[ read more ]