My goal has always been to reach people. It seems a simple goal, yet has proven difficult. Part of that — most of that — is my fault. I keep letting other things distract me from getting Terrebonne Parish on bookshelves and in virtual shopping...
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An Open Letter To Lucifer

You have many names – none of them pleasant. Each slides off the tongue like turpentine that’s been accidently swallowed. Poison. You sneak into my thoughts at night, disrupting sleep I desperately need. You toy with my memories of a past I can’t...
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Decision Time

I already forgot. How does that happen?? The entire purpose of this Web page and blog is to bring you along on the journey, and while I feel I’m keeping you informed, I haven’t much asked your opinion. I’ll give myself a little slack...
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I Didn’t Write It, But Thank You

I know the polite thing to say when someone pays me a compliment about my writing is “Thank you,” but I always find myself going into a lengthy explanation as to why the poem, song or story got written and what inspired me. I should just say “Thank...
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