Some Thoughts on History

Post by Doris McCraw I'm in the midst of writing a novel due to be released in January. I'm also writing a paper for the library districts history symposium. Additionally, I'm thinking of taking the nanowrimo challenge this November.  So you may wonder why I chose 'Some Thoughts on History' as the subject of this … Continue reading Some Thoughts on History


July Fourth Quotes and Thoughts

Post by Doris McCraw Today is a National Holiday in the United States. I thought this time around I would let you read and hear what others have to say about our Holiday and Freedom. Let's begin with Home Free and their latest video.   This quote may be obvious, but how many of … Continue reading July Fourth Quotes and Thoughts

Let’s Talk Passion

Post copyright Doris McCraw/Angela Raines-author According to Merriam-Webster a simple definition of passion is:  a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something or about doing something.  Can you imagine living with enthusiasm and excitement for everything you do? It would be fun doing the dishes, cleaning house, visiting a sick friend, gardening or just … Continue reading Let’s Talk Passion

I am Not a Procrastinator by Cher’ley

  This blog by Cher'ley Grogg Or What to do When Life Gets in the Way! I chunk it out--doing as much as I can in one setting, and then returning as often as necessary. Admittedly, I procrastinate, which drives me crazy. I AM NOT A PROCRASTINATOR. I Am Not a Procrastinator. I am not … Continue reading I am Not a Procrastinator by Cher’ley

LABOR DAY, Labor Day

Post by Doris McCraw I wondered what I would write about this Labor Day. There have been many post about how it began, etc. I also thought about writing additional information about the Labor Wars in Cripple Creek in 1894 and 1904. What I have decided, due to some time contraints...well read on. From George … Continue reading LABOR DAY, Labor Day

Writing Prompts

This post is by Doris McCraw   I love writing prompts.  I confess they have gotten me out of many a jam when writing.  Sometimes I use photos, sometimes I will look at quotes.  For me there is a prompts for any problem I have.When I am writing my haiku the ideas may come from … Continue reading Writing Prompts