I loved this story about a dog in Turkey who went to the hospital each day, waiting to see if her owner would come out. Until they were finally reunited. Awww! Just the story I needed to brighten my day.

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It was the egret, flying out of the lemon grove, that started it. Mary Stewart, opening line of The Moonspinners. Every winter, the water district drains the canals that run alongside the walking paths I use. The other day, I saw an egret hunting for lunch in the mud at the bottom of canal. A bit

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Photo from Canva.comI knew that 2021 was not magically going to be better just because the calendar turned over. Still, I hoped that we’d have a bit of a breather. A time where things didn’t get worse. Yeah. So much for that. The attack on the US Capitol building was a horrific start to the year. Plus, the

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The January edition of my KierDevils newsletter, the first issue for 2021, went out on Thursday, January 7th.  It includes the latest installment in my Adventures in Research series. If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on your Promotions

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Despite it making no sense, the start of a new calendar year brings the hope for better times. I know that turning the calendar page doesn’t reset my luck or make me into the type of goal-setting, energetic author-entrepreneur that I long to be. But I couldn’t help but hope that this year, I’d finally

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