Although I live a simple life, and in fact, as a single mother, I have often struggled to make ends meet, somehow, through sheer determination and for the love of it, I have managed to write in some of the most astounding places. The views from my windows and terraces have inspired my works. How […]Read More TWELVE OF MY FAVORITE WRITING LOCATIONS
I’ve been back in Los Angeles a little less than a month and I’ve already taken off for one of my favorite homes away from home, Ojai, and my favorite simple little hotel, Ojai Rancho Inn. I am quite adept at packing up and taking off for locations near and far. This one is just […]Read More World Home
Love this vibrant and mysteriously beautiful city. Saddened to hear of more violence. Walked these streets last summer and I will walk them again. Never give 8n to fear. Stand strong and follow the light.Read More Stand Up To Fear and Bring It Down!
So happy to be here in this city of magic. Staying at the awesome Riad Dar El Aila. The door is about half my height but then you step into the airy courtyard. And as I am obsessed with doors here are a few… And this one in particular, I’ve never seen a door to […]Read More Dreams of Marrakech
The little Cessna plane that took me on the last leg of my journey from San Jose to Liberia, in a thunderstorm, no less. I was the only passenger on that bumpy ride with two jolly pilots, who laughing and joking, plunged in and out of clouds, vision obscured, rain pummeling the panes, the plane shaking […]Read More ISLANDS & LAKES & the SKY IN-BETWEEN, Part II