UBUNTU

UBUNTU

When I studied South Africa for years, I learned about “Ubuntu.”  When I got to know South Africans, I experienced it. One of my students who traveled to South Africa with me got “Ubuntu” tattooed on her arm.  I required all my students to read...
Deep Valley Book Festival

Deep Valley Book Festival

Today is the Deep Valley Book Festival. It’s a free Zoom/Virtual festival. I forgot to post it here, but I’ve been listening since 9 a.m., and have already found it inspiring and helpful.  https://www.deepvalleybookfestival.com/cabin-fever-schedule...
Screenplay first draft–check

Screenplay first draft–check

Well, the screenplay of Chasing AllieCat is written to completion–as in the first draft. I’ve written what I can write until I get feedback from Steph, the Director/Producer who wants to make this film and has all the movie experience. She’ll go...
13 years ago yesterday, John Updike died

13 years ago yesterday, John Updike died

John Updike is dead. How can such a mind, such a spirit be no longer in the world? The eternal mystery. It doesn’t seem possible. It was 13 years ago, but since he made such a huge impact on me as a reader and a writer, I wanted to remember him, 13 years after...
That time of year…Shakespeare

That time of year…Shakespeare

This would have been more appropriate in November, and I kept thinking about it and not making time to write it (trying to spend more writing time on the screenplay, you see). But since we are having a brown December so far, I’m still going to do it. This is my...
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