“You Guys”, “Y’all”, or Nothing at All!

Hey, you guys! Yesterday, I attended an online webinar by a writing coach, and, y’all, she was perfectly normal throughout the entire webinar. She was very professional, yet friendly and concise. It was a meaningful and educational event. However, in the follow-up Facebook Live discussion that evening, she said “you guys” at least ten times […]

Cancer, the Lesser of Two Evils

I have a friend—a fellow writer—who sold it all, packed up, and moved to a foreign country this year with her nearly blind 90-year-old mother and a little French poodle named Prose. Impressive, right? Alison took it all step-by-step, sharing the ups and downs along the way with her Facebook followers and newsletter subscribers.  Mostly “ups” […]