Maybe Guy Lombardo’s hit song, “Auld Lang Syne” was better back in the 1920’s than today…think about it–we need massive quantities of alcohol to bring us to sing the dog, and even so, we can barely remember the lyrics. I mean, who really needs a song celebrating the fair-weather friends who come and go in … More Auld Lang Syne or See Ya Later, Sucker?
Nothing rouses anxiety and depression quite like the happiest time of the year. According to poll by the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, nearly three-fourths of participants reported feeling more anxious or depressed during the holiday season.* But I don’t need no stinking studies to validate this data. All I have to do is … More Are One of These Christmas Ghosts Killing Your Holidays?
We’re in the Christmas countdown and crunch. How’s the writing going? Need a little inspiration? Here are three prompts to close out 2018’s monthly series of Foxy Writing Prompts. Get your #creativity on and let your freak stocking fly.
For those of you who are tired and weary from decking the halls and playing Santa, I’ve got just the book to lighten your load. It’s a debut novel by up-and-coming author Gretchen Anthony and it’s a rip. EVERGREEN TIDINGS FROM THE BAUMGARTNERS by Gretchen Anthony. Park Row Books, New York. October 2018. 356 pages. … More Foxy Bibliophile: Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners
Need a gift idea for an eclectic reader? Or a man who likes to read but has a cynical streak? How about someone in the midst of a mid-life crisis? New release, LAKE SUCCESS by Gary Shteyngart just might fit the bill.