Writing your truth without apology

April 18, 2014
Those of us who write opinion--which is often what blogging is--always run the risk of offending someone.  A social media friend looks at a post, assumes it's about...

Take my advice

January 18, 2014
Not only do I sometimes not follow it... Well, not exactly true. I've had enough (and varied) life experience to give pretty good advice, I think. And I work hard...

The best writing is personal writing

November 19, 2013
  Not too long ago I blogged about writers I follow who have gone too far in their blogs. I felt they'd betrayed their partners and revealed too much personal...

Blogging: class, crass or just plain TMI

October 22, 2013
This is a post every blogger should read. There was a day when kissing and telling was impolite.  Apparently, those days are long gone, along with so many other...

Happy new year to my readers!

January 1, 2012
Curly Girl DesignsTo everyone who reads the Diva:whether it's every day or every once in a while;whether you comment below on the blog, on Facebook,in an email or just...

When is reality just too real?

May 11, 2011
I'm a voyeur. Fact is, there are a lot of us, and one dead giveaway is that we're the ones who watch reality shows. If you're a Real Housewife of... viewer, then you're...

Blog changes are afoot

May 11, 2011
If you look at the right-hand column of this blog,you'll see something new. I'm thrilled to report that my blog has been accepted bythe BlogHer Publishing Network,an...

Pen pals: no longer a thing of the past

August 3, 2010
Did you have a pen pal when you were young? I did. It was always fun to find a letter in the mailbox, to open it and to enter someone else's world for a few...

TMI: to blog it or not

June 27, 2010
I've been working on a blog post about my family for a couple months now. I wrote a bit more a few weeks ago and was about to post it, when I thought better of it.The...

Oh and by the way

April 29, 2010
While I am on the subject of blogs (and yes, you need to read the next entry down to get my reference):it makes me insanely crazy when people, especially bloggers,...

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