Month: October 2017

Looking for Trouble

Looking for Trouble

Someone told me that law enforcement is the only profession in which an individual goes out looking for trouble. This is true! But let me share with you what “trouble” looks like. Trouble looks like a homeless woman curled up on the sidewalk in the […]

Who Am I to Write Memoir

Who Am I to Write Memoir

Writing  memoir smacks of self indulgence and self importance or maybe its the insecurity in me that resists it. I continue write memoir for two reasons really; because a therapist once told me that my life had the makings of a very interesting read (maybe […]

Rookie Police Officer – Day One

Rookie Police Officer – Day One

I stood in the locker room and looked at myself in the mirror. I was getting sworn in as a police officer in about 15 minutes and I was carefully examining myself in the mirror to ensure I looked perfect in my new uniform. I […]

Do You Journal? – Capturing Life on the Page

Do You Journal? – Capturing Life on the Page

To journal or not to journal, that is a really good question! Writing in a diary is an activity attributed to the childish scribblings of youth. Writing about what boy I had a crush on or my day to day activities as they if they […]

Audio Books vs a Book in Hand – Do They Even Compare?

Audio Books vs a Book in Hand – Do They Even Compare?

Do you love the smell of a book? Do you NEED to hold one in your hand as you delve into its pages? Is there really any alternative way to read? The answers to these questions are as individual and preferential as the readers themselves. […]