Creative Memoir

Thoughts on Turning 50

2019-04-27T08:25:22-06:00

I woke up this morning and found myself 50 years old. It is a significant moment, a momentous occasion, a milestone worthy of celebration and revelry. Except that it isn’t. You see I don’t feel any different than I ever have. Oh sure I’m a bit rounder, significantly more grey, [...]

Thoughts on Turning 502019-04-27T08:25:22-06:00

Saying Goodbye in Paradise (Or Waiting for the Hurricane)

2018-09-03T11:43:51-06:00

I’m not sure if this is going to work. Or if it will make any sense let alone be entertaining to read. I guess you can call this an experiment. I am going to write about some recent events in my life unplanned, just off the cuff and see where [...]

Saying Goodbye in Paradise (Or Waiting for the Hurricane)2018-09-03T11:43:51-06:00

Memory Cheats

2018-04-30T09:31:00-06:00

The past is not romantic. It is not an adventure. It is not a drama. It is neither a comedy nor tragedy. It is not a movie. It is not any of these things. But memory cheats. Memory will take fragments of events, disjointed and vague and merge them with hints [...]

Memory Cheats2018-04-30T09:31:00-06:00

I Remember Magic

2018-04-13T15:22:46-06:00

I am driving home from work in the rain. The traffic is heavy and I am upset. Not at anything in particular, just a strange combination of angry-sad, non-focused malaise. I have a feeling of something wrong, there is something missing. And the rain is coming down and I can’t [...]

I Remember Magic2018-04-13T15:22:46-06:00
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