Let There Be Light!

- by Karen Tintori

This afternoon, Sally Field phoned me with her monthly reminder that “tomorrow is Boniva day.” Maybe John Denver came calling tonight to suggest I pop a Vitamin D. God knows I need it, but I prefer my Vitamin D straight from the sky, thank you. Only these days, I’m not getting it.

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Turkey-Brained

- by Karen Tintori

With all the shopping and kitchen prep for Thanksgiving dinner (seventeen of us will dine today, none of them my kids, sigh), with work and with the flurry of emails in a recipe exchange among writer friends and others — my brain turned into a turkey’s and I forgot to write and post this blog last night.  Lucky […]

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Look It Up, Karen

- by Karen Tintori

A movie scene flashed across the tv screen recently while my husband and I were sitting together in the family room — I have no idea what movie, because he is supreme king of the channel changers.  In any event, the brief exchange I caught between two characters had me instantly gritting my teeth.   Male character #1 — “How do you spell […]

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Reading, Writing, & ‘Rithmetic’

- by Karen Tintori

A number of my writer friends share my urge at this time of year to get ready to go back to school.  The minute the air begins to smell differently, the sunlight slant changes, the nights fall earlier and with a hint of chill, and we’re itching to go buy stacks of clean notebooks, fresh pens […]

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