The winner of the contest is John Bauer fromWilmington NC. He will be included in the coming comedy book, Senior TouringSociety as a contributing author for the short story from the contest. Also, thanks to the other authors that joined in the fun. I may do this again so keep your pencils and pens ready.


Christmas alone again this year as it has been for past three years. I was supposed to have dinner with my friend Laura, but I think she didn’t feel well and backed out. New Years will be the same.

Meanwhile, I have over $100 in gift certificates to eat out. Thanks to my children and friends.


new book

New book, Seniors Touring Society is in Nancy’s hands right now. With Holidays and her not feeling up to par, we may not see much action until later.But it is coming soon.Meanwhile, I am working with Great granddaughter Kaylynn on

Meanwhile, I am working with Great granddaughter Kaylynn on Santa’s New Sleigh. She will be doing the pictures.  Then we’ll do the other three or four children’s  Chrismas stories I have and thus maybe have a new book in time for 2017.



Cold snap here in Fayetteville.  (Dec. 16)  I woke up to 26 degrees f. and went back to bed. Eleven and still only 30. Weather report says warmer by the weekend. I guess that means tomorrow.

I think I’ll wait to get the paper at the curb until the mail is here and then only have to go out once.