Our Good News today comes from the Good News Network. Here is the story Tourists Come to See Tulips in Holland Once Again, Grabbing Incredible Photos of Spring – LOOK By Good News Network – Apr 24, 2022 Tulip fields in Lisse, Netherlands by Matt Cooper – SWNS Photographs in the last few weeks show […]

Looks like Lucy and Twiggy are taking a little time to themselves. You know what they say, “Let sleeping dogs lie.” “Who was that talking?” “Huh. I didn’t hear anyone.” “Whoever it was certainly does not respect the sanctity of the nap.” “Well, little one. We are up now.” “Yeah, and I was going to […]

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Good Morning, Everyone! Today I’d like you to help me welcome a great friend and supporter of writers everywhere, #StoryEmpire member John W. Howell. I think you’ll really enjoy John’s post today, so let’s get things rolling! Thank you, Marcia, for having me on your #TenThingsYouMayNotKnowAboutMe feature. When we…

John wants you as a beta reader The sequel to Eternal Road – The final stop, is now ready for the excellent input from beta readers. It has a working title of The Last Drive. Here is a brief blurb Sam and James are reunited and tasked with finding two souls who seem lost on […]

In Keith’s words. “Using this photo (below) as inspiration, write a short story, flash fiction, scene, poem; anything, really; even just a caption for the photograph. Either put it (or a link to it) in a comment or email it to me at keithchanning@gmail.com before 6pm on Sunday (if you aren’t sure what the time […]

This post ran in June of 2015. However, I think it may still have some worthy seeds of advice. * * * The inspiration for this list is a lifetime of observation of people’s behavior who finally let down their defenses. The lowering of defenses may have resulted from being over-served or just a decision […]

Today we are celebrating Earth Day in Lakeway. (It was Friday but we are taking a trip back in the wayback machine)  Here is the announcement from the city. Celebrate Earth Day, The Lake Way on Friday, April 22, 2022 by volunteering to help pick up trash along some of our local roadways and in our […]

  Too many times, the Saturday mornings have started the same. Get out of bed, make coffee, be stunned by something on the porch or falling from the sky. Today will be different. To this end, there will be two cups of coffee instead of one. It is hoped that this break from the routine […]

Bigger than Texas: Huge New Marine Park Will Protect ‘Australia’s Galapagos’ By Good News Network Apr 16, 2022 Today’s Goodnews comes from the Good News Network. Massive new marine parks will now protect and preserve the Australian oceans surrounding Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands—home to life found nowhere else on earth. These two parks […]

“Hey, Twiggy. What you doing?” “Playing with Eel. Do you want to play?” “I appreciate the invite, but Eel just isn’t my thing.” “Why not? He’s fun.” “Maybe fun to you. To me, he is just flat.” “Aw, don’t say that. You’ll hurt his feelings.” “After a thousand tug-o-war games, I doubt he has any […]