Monthly Archives: August 2012

Tahoe!

 Although we used to go to Lake Tahoe all of the time, it’s been ten years since I’ve last been there. Tomorrow we are heading up there with friends, and no doubt with thousands of others, this being a holiday … Continue reading

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September Freebie

When you enroll in KDP Select, you are offered five days in which you can put your book up for free.  I have only used two days, but now I’ve decided to use my final three days. Why not, right? … Continue reading

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Pure Joy

  I was watching concert footage this morning of Bruce Springsteen singing “I Saw Her Standing There” with Paul McCartney, and at one point Bruce looks over at Steve Van Zandt with sheer delight. It’s such a moment of shared friendship … Continue reading

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Happiness Tuesday #58

Happiness is a tree full of fresh oranges. We had an orange tree growing up but come to think of it, I don’t think we ever had fresh squeezed orange juice. How wrong is that? Happiness is a new pair … Continue reading

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The Voices Inside My Head

Was it Nike who said “Just Do It!”? Lately that message keeps circling around my brain. As is so often the case, however, all of the other voices in my head are only too happy to answer, or more honestly, … Continue reading

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Do Overs

Do you ever think back to your teens or early twenties and wonder what you were thinking at the time when you were doing certain things? I have Pandora on as I write (always) and they were just playing a … Continue reading

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See a Penny…

I think I mentioned the other day that in the past two weeks I’ve gone back to working on the sequel to “If By Chance”, an excerpt of which you can read here: http://bridgetstraub.com/2011/01/22/if-by-chance/ . Well, it’s an excerpt of … Continue reading

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