Writer’s Block/Make it Happen Thursday – February 3, 2022

Welcome to Writer's Block-Make it Happen Thursday! Do you have days where you can’t put the pen to paper? This is the day of the week where all members of the Go Dog Go Cafe community come together with resolutions. Writer's block happens to the best of us for one reason or another. Whether it … Continue reading Writer’s Block/Make it Happen Thursday – February 3, 2022

Hallelujah, Classic Poems Presented by Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

Leonard Cohen was a Canadian Singer, Songwriter, Poet, and Author. The body of work he left behind is honest, prolific, and profound. While the  lyrics to "Hallelujah" don't constitute traditional "classic poetry," they feel comforting to me in these pandemic days we share. I invite you to give a listen to the video version shared … Continue reading Hallelujah, Classic Poems Presented by Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

WRITER’S WORKSHOP I, Week 1, The Fastball

Something to think about:My stepfather, a custom home builder, taught me the basics of carpentry: “measure twice, cut once.” Sounds simple enough, but it takes discipline and an investment in time to slow down and repeat the measurement, and the power saw can be unforgiving. Many are the boards wasted by a few mismarked millimeters. … Continue reading WRITER’S WORKSHOP I, Week 1, The Fastball