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Lake Writer

A journalist trying to trade her hard-news writing style for something more creative. Hard slogging.


I am encased in the sound of light, the flash of metal music, the fug of clothes too warm for balmy, not yet winter wind, the fusion of see-saw screech with nursery melody, a pleasure. * * * This was the opening night Nov. 30 of Luminothérapie, Montreal’s […]

WPC: Salad Satisfaction

I love to cook, but I take special satisfaction in putting together luscious salads.  Anytime.  For any occasion. Or just to please my hunger. This post is for the Word Press Weekly Photo Challenge – Satisfaction. This one is an orzo base with

Zip Line

Fever pummels as carabiners clack, and humming cables sway magnificent in buried branches low and far below. Danger is not dropping to the ground in lieu of gliding down. Fear is the menace here, freezing synapses, stopping impulses that guide the limbs, impeding gravity that slides the body […]