The Wise Novelist

My Blog

Blogging is like going to the writer’s gym.  I get to tell silly stories about whatever comes into my head at 2 am, with the hope that by repeatedly stringing a bunch of sentences together in a half coherent way, it will provide me with the mental muscle memory needed to knock off another novel.  So far, so good.  Stay tuned and keep on coming back for a laugh or two.  You might actually get to know me (now there’s a scary thought).  I’m an open book. 

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Whimsy Can Be Dark

I enjoy whimsy. It stirs the imagination. And as I am very visual, I like to see visual cues of whimsy all around me. That

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Miss My Granddaughters

I never fully appreciated the impact of Irish emigration on my grandparents’ generation. Millions of Irish got on board coffin-ships and left their home land.

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