You. I don't know who you are, but I have been writing to you since my earliest days of writing in a diary. Reading back, I see that I invariably address you, the other, the someone out there. I still don't know who you are exactly, but I recently heard that good writing is typically… Continue reading Remember me? I used to blog here.
What is a blog? A blog is a place in which a person can write whatever s/he wants. Only in blog-speak, bloggers aren't writers, they are bloggers and they don't write, they post. The other day, I heard Patt Morrison on the radio refer to the people who comment on her KPCC blog as bloggers.… Continue reading The Disrepute of Blogging
Thanks to Susan, I've known about a wonderful organization called WriteGirl for some time. Now it's time for me introduce you to WriteGirl: WriteGirl is a nonprofit organization for high school girls centered on the craft of creative writing and empowerment through self-expression. Through one-on-one mentoring and monthly workshops, girls are given techniques, insights and… Continue reading WriteGirl in Pasadena
I have returned. I am writing; I am hitting return. A poem (inspired by the recent journey) has been chopped and put into the pot. It is simmering nicely. I'm not sure this blog is not the best venue for debuting a poem. But I may---when it is ready. Thanks to Google Earth, I can… Continue reading Hit Return
Oh, ye denizens of Pasadena who subscribe to cable (sorry, Altadena). If I can hold it together to go to four classes, four weeks in a row (at no cost) and do 20 hours of volunteer work, then my buddy Linden and I are going to produce a show on KPAS 56. Okay, I've been… Continue reading I’m Going to be a Producer!
UPDATED 4 pm, 2 March 2009 Yes, a new month, a Monday morning, and another first here at The Blather. I've got a lot of work at the moment so I haven't been blogging. It hasn't been good for me (not blogging=not writing). I don't have time to do a proper blog post right now,… Continue reading Blogging a tweet
I've been interviewed by none other than AP, and you can read about it here. AP notes that this blog is photo heavy, and for sure I have to give a shout out to The Scout for that. Breckenridge Road, Bakersfield (photo by Tim Down) An invitation - me to you. For the past few… Continue reading Sunshine on the Blather