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Stories of grace

This week’s writing prompt from Amanda, @amandalumays on Instagram: Your story is still being written. As long as you are living you have not reached the end of your story. Maybe you can’t fix everything that is broken. That’s okay, none of us have fixed all the broken places within us. Instead, can you focus […]

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Bunion surgery

Bunion surgery went well this morning. We left home at 6:30 and were back at 11:15. Amazing. The anesthesia team did a nerve block so I’m not feeling anything below the right knee for today. I am navigating downstairs with the walker and upstairs with the cane. Old friends. #AppalachianTrail2021 for #Birthday71 is definitely a […]

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How Pearwood came to be

Once upon a time, well nigh two decades ago, my evil gamemaster son, Lanse spielorjh.deviantart.com, pulled me into a PBEM (play by email) game where I took the part of a certain Radagast, a hobbit, who had somehow acquired a staff of sentient pearwood. When I signed on at deviantArt.com in January 2005, I had […]

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First Things First

Bex posted Habit and Balance on her Bumbles and Light blog. That led me to Amanda’s February Prompt-a-Day post. The challenge is to take the prompt for the day and write something based on it….

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Where to start?

I suppose we could call this Steve’s ramblings.  I’m not going to publicize it much until I figure out whether I have anything worthwhile to say.