Monthly Archives: February 2013

Me at the Oscars: Fabulous or Fizzle, 60 years and counting

When the first televised Academy Awards ceremony took place on March 19, 1953, I, a bedazzled 15-year-old movie fan, sat in front of our black and white TV set, riveted and no doubt pledging to never forget that moment as … Continue reading

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My guest post about writing Opinion Pieces. (Only My Opinion, of Course)

I had the pleasure of writing a guest post for Anne Wayman’s great website, “About Freelancing” and it was published today.  My four-year-old blog, “Ramona’s Voices” concerns itself mainly with political opinion, which means I tend to dive right into … Continue reading

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I don’t feel like writing today. Don’t indulge me

I don’t feel like writing a post today. I’m not feeling it. Nope.  Not there. Writers know the drill when they don’t feel like writing.  They sit down, they write, and whatever comes out is supposed to be the seed … Continue reading

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Celebration and Awareness on Valentine’s Day

I hadn’t planned to use this blog as a platform for my political views but on this day I’ll make an exception.  I woke up to a Valentine kiss from my husband–this same man I’ve known for over 58 years … Continue reading

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My childhood was a happy one. Unless I’ve Repressed it.

I was an only child for nine years, until my brother Mike came along.  I was probably a very spoiled only child (I’ve heard stories . . .) but I adored that baby from the moment he came into our … Continue reading

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Crossing Paths with Creative Creatures, Part One: Deanna Meyer

There are few mysteries, just little worlds you may enter into and stay for as long as you’d like.   Deanna Meyer I met Deanna Meyer online a few days ago in one of those peculiar serendipitous convolutions proving once and … Continue reading

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I was born in 1937. So what?

Me, me, me.  Is this damn blog going to be about me all the time?  Lordy, I hope not, but I somehow feel the need at this point to tell my age.  Not to brag about it or even to … Continue reading

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