Musings of a Writer

  • History, Treasure, and Why It Matters

    "It's spent the last 400 years at the bottom of the ocean!" 

    The curator eyed my latest treasure with a critical eye. I waited and watched his reaction, anticipating something positive would come from his evaluation of the piece. But his years of appraising rare jewelry and historical artifacts gave him a poker-face visage I couldn't read. He was good!

  • Connecting to Escape

    Recent times have overburdened most of us with a feeling of isolation – a lonliness that is palpable. Frequently, a feeling of hysteria bubbles to...