November, once again

The month of November represents a lot of things. With Halloween officially past, everyone starts gearing up for the winter holidays. People begin making travel plans, decorating their homes, shopping for feasts and festivities. But it holds something else for writers. If you’ve never spent a lot of time writing,… Read the rest...

A fresh start for fall

The autumnal equinox slipped by with very little notice in the Alvarez household.The change of seasons is something I’ve always loved to watch, the subtle shifts in the weather especially pleasant. It’s always a great feeling when you encounter the first cool autumn days after a particularly long summer, or… Read the rest...

The boy who never wrote

“What’s that?”He didn’t seem interested in the thick black binder until I opened it, even though it had been in his hands just a moment before.Saturday evening was particularly pleasant, the weather just cool enough to make it worth spending a few minutes outside. My husband was working on cutting… Read the rest...