The Imperfect Blogger

“If we had to say what writing is, we would have to define it essentially as an act of courage.” ~ Cynthia Ozick It can be a curse to have a thin skin. For a writer, it is deadly. If you need to be liked by all the people all of the time, writing is...
Listner Commentary on Walter Cronkite & Tim Russert

Listner Commentary on Walter Cronkite & Tim Russert

Last week the news director of our local NPR affiliate, WBFO-FM 88.7, invited me to record my essay  paying tribute to two great newsmen: Walter Cronkite and Tim Russert. To listen to the broadcast click here.   The Most Trusted Man In America Amazingly that statement...

It’s Never Too Late: The Second Act of Our Lives

We all have an action packed second act in our lives if we have the courage to step into the spotlight and take action. That's the message that comes out loud and clear from Carolyn Howard-Johnson, writer and teacher. In her interview with Lea Schizas, also an...