The Cranky Lady at Costco

Last week, I took my 11-year-old with me to Costco. (Why do so many of my stories take place at Costco??) He had just been there on a field trip, and received a badge with the Costco logo and his name on it, which resembled an employee name tag. So he was wearing it,...

My Nametag Said, “Writer”

Read part one here. Thanks to Breathe Writer’s Conference for publishing this story–my story about discovering I was a writer. Are you a writer? Check your nametag. You might be surprised. 🙂 To learn more about writing, why not come to the Breathe...

Angry Car Thumper

First, can I just comment that a lot of my writing material comes from Costco? (Like this and this and this.) I can’t decide if it’s because I’m at Costco all the time, or because extraordinary things happen there. Maybe both.So I was driving through...

A Second Grader’s Resolution

My son’s second grade New Year’s Resolution went like this:I will not refuse to eat granola bars all year long.Wow. Now, that would take some gumption, eh? Looking back, I’m confident he made his goal. After all, a granola bar is just a cookie that...

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