Heart Mountain Internment Camp, Wyoming

Have you revisited your dream lately?

I recently revisited the location of a 1940s internment camp where thousands of Japanese Americans were imprisoned after Pearl Harbor was bombed. I have been there before, about the time I had begun writing a novel on the subject. But going back now that the book is completed was an entirely different experience. I sat on the … Read More


What Did You Expect?

I’ve been watching the movie The Sound of Music since I was in Junior High. I can't watch it without singing along...to the irritation of those watching with … Read More


The Friendship Test

I recently took a friendship test online – just one of those silly tests that don’t really ask the right questions or take into consideration race, creed, religion … Read More

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Fire, Coals or Ashes?

"You're on fire!" Has anyone said that to you lately? I don't mean literally on fire, but the figurative sense can also … Read More