Category: 'Snippets'

Category archives are in date order with the oldest posts first.


Wednesday, May 15th, 1991

A hunger.

Apple Month

Thursday, October 10th, 1991

Autumn tradition.

Living in the Spaces

Wednesday, February 5th, 1997

The space between.


Thursday, October 2nd, 1997

The poor don’t mind monotony. When teetering on the edge of survival, any surprise has too much potential for disaster. Only after we have some money to spare and begin to feel secure, does monotony become dull. Then we begin to crave adventure.

The Sustaining Dream

Tuesday, January 8th, 2002

Depression accompanies fulfillment.

Scribe or Author

Wednesday, January 16th, 2002

Thinking precedes writing.

The Power to Use Words

Friday, January 18th, 2002

I use up my daily ration of words.

Acknowledging Craft

Saturday, February 23rd, 2002

Why is perfecting one’s craft is looked on with suspicion, as something that limits self-expression rather than expands it?

Why is This Idiot Following Me?

Sunday, March 24th, 2002

She remained frozen at the fence.


Friday, April 5th, 2002

Route or rut? Routine: denoting a regular course or procedure; from French, from route ‘road’.

The surface and beneath the surface