Furniture Styles

Another excerpt from “The Miracle of Us…” Riding a cable car seemed like the most exciting way to get to Union Square where we planned to eat at The Cheesecake Factory on the top floor above Macy’s department store. After putting our name in, we took our little pager thingy and browsed around the furniture … More Furniture Styles

Chop, Chop, Chop

On Tuesday I finally finished my second full book. Hooray! Now the real work begins. Wednesday and Thursday my goal was to define the themes so I could begin editing and restructuring. When I started writing, the main idea revolved around online dating, and while that certainly remains a big part, the major theme speaks … More Chop, Chop, Chop

New Wine

The last post showcased the first poem Brendan wrote for me.  In honor of National Poetry Month, I share a poem I wrote for Brendan: New Wine His world is grey and rain pours down His breath is gone, in pain he drowns No sense, no comprehension found Where did she go, and why, why … More New Wine


What Would You Like to Know? People seemed stunned and curious when I tell them my husband, Brendan, and I met on, an internet dating site. Usually questions fly as soon as I relate a few of the details like: He was widowed with three young children and I, divorced with four grown children; … More INTERNET DATING FAQ