As far as writing is concerned, I’m back in the saddle again

Author’s Archives, circa 1979. But we still cute!


Time to jump ship on the same old, same old — for now

Author’s Archives

Leave me alone.

Author’s Archives.

I want to soar way beyond Dorothy Gale…


In fact, we’re swaddled in quite a bit of concern

Photo by Zachary Kadolph on Unsplash.

I’m scared, y’all. The state of the U.S. economy has me darn near peeing my pants.


The good, the bad and the ugly about newspaper headlines

Photo by Wan Chen on Unsplash.

Some say no news is good news.

Author’s Archive — Circa 1996.

Feeling pretty good; no, GREAT!

Author’s Archives.

Country mouse — city critter


Two crusading journalists win Nobel Peace Prize — and they make the world safer for all of us

Twitter screenshot c/o International Press Institute.

The headline — in bold, 72-point type — caught my eye and made me stop.

Brooke Ramey Nelson

A Native Texan and Mizzou Journalism grad, Nelson has worked in newspapers, politics, PR and as a high school publications adviser and AP English teacher.

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