This is my musing on The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Forever Young.”
If there were a real Fountain of Youth I wouldn’t take a drink of the water.
I’d be tempted to…but I wouldn’t. Continue reading “Youth is Only a State of Mind”
I first heard the word ‘foodie’ from colleagues of mine. Over my time spent with foodies, I came to realize that the term referred to people with an interest in food, particularly great-tasting food. Eating is an experience to be enjoyed and documented, especially in writing. Taste is, after all, one of the five senses. Continue reading “Friday Favourites: The Foodie in Me and Food Blogs”
We all know how powerful language is but what happens when you compare two different languages, two different worlds? Writers like Amy Tan give us a unique and rare glimpse into the cultures that are part of the mosaic of North American society, opening our eyes to their world. Continue reading “Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Amy Tan”
I’m not sure if I’ve ever thrown a coin in a fountain. I’m more prone to making silly wishes on wish chips and birthday candles. I did, however make a more serious wish to see Trevi Fountain. That wish almost came true. Continue reading “Trevi Fountain: Toss a Coin, Wait for the Odds”