Reading Time: 2 minutes – ON WRITING -My project this year, “He Said, She Said,” is a story of a 40-year friendship between two journalists — he’s a conservative, she’s a liberal. It plays out against four decades of changes in society, politics, technology, the sexual revolution, and the news industry itself.Read More NaNoWriMo Update: Halfway there
Reading Time: 2 minutes – REVIEW – Part travel guide, part treasure hunt, part social network, “Connecticut 169 Club” is a lively, entertaining and well-illustrated guide to the state’s 169 municipalities.Read More ‘Connecticut 169 Club’
Reading Time: 2 minutes – ON WRITING – This time I’ll be tackling “He Said, She Said,” a novel about the career of a couple of journalists who start with a local newspaper just after the Watergate era.Read More National Novel Writing Month returns
Reading Time: < 1 minute – REVIEW – This is writing in color, a rarity among the ink-stained grunts of the newspaper world (this reviewer included).Read More Tracey O’Shaughnessy collections
Reading Time: 2 minutes – HUMOR – Is the cat alive or dead? Or less macabre: Is she sleeping or is she in trouble?Read More Schrödinger’s Kitty
Reading Time: 3 minutes – HUMOR – “Stand by for an emergency notification from CT-Alert.” They wanted us to come to the National Night Out, complete with face painting and balloon art.Read More RSVP! It’s an emergency!