Funny Thinking

I’ve been meditating lately, which is pretty funny in and of itself. I sit there for a minute or two then my back starts twitching. I fidget and try to focus on my breathing then my mind starts to wander off into weird places like trying to remember the last time I ate baloney or inventing a gadget that will keep my underwear from going up my butt. But that’s another blog post… ...more

Getting Serious About Humor Writing

 The biggest myth about writing humor is you can do it or you just can't. Like some humor fairy cast a spell on you when you were a baby and those who didn't get the spell are just not funny, even boring. Not true. I've discovered that you can work that funny bone and pump it up. The key: practice. Errrr, duh! I'm not kidding (really). ...more

The Wheels On The Bus: A Guided Meditation

The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round; round and round with your breathing. Focus on your breath. Your coffee breath.The wipers on the bus go swish swish swish, swish swish swish; swish swish swish away the outside world.The bell on the bus goes ding ding ding, ding ding ding, ding ding ding. Stop ringing the bell. Thank you. The bell on the bus goes ding ding ding, feel the energy vibrating throughout your body....more