Why Do Writers Write?

Hello SE friends, Gwen with you today to explore the question, “Why do writers write?” To begin I will share a quote that stirred my thoughts about this topic. On December 5, 1976, the New York Times published an article by author Joan Didion. In it, Didion described why she writes. I only became aware […]

Why Do Writers Write?

Why Do Writers Write?

Hello SE friends, Gwen with you today to explore the question, “Why do writers write?” To begin I will share a quote that stirred my thoughts about this topic. On December 5, 1976, the New York Times published an article by author Joan Didion. In it, Didion described why she writes. I only became aware […]

Why Do Writers Write?

Soul Soothing Sunsets

Last night’s sunset. ~ the sun’s long goodbye glides below the horizon moments to reflect ~ The south view during last night’s sunset. I’m enjoying so much about my new place; the quiet, friendly neighbors, pond, ducks, and open vistas to watch the sky. I’ve been savoring my new place and life, feeling very grateful […]

Soul Soothing Sunsets

And They Lived Happily Ever After #Poetry

He and she decided to get out of their stressful life and move into their own ancestral home. She had a few doubts in her mind so her mind was shaking. She was going to re-enter the house she had entered for the first time after marriage. She had many good and bad thoughts. At […]

And They Lived Happily Ever After #Poetry

Becoming The Light

Once, I thought I was lost in the dark. Stumbling through the thick air of nothingness; I would fall, again and again. Never able to find the light, I was trapped. My thoughts became monsters, hunting me down. It took some time for me to realize I wasn’t lost in the darkness, as I had […]

Becoming The Light

Above and Beyond

Fling gratitude,up in the air.High altitude,creates a flare.A magnitude,beyond compare.Great amplitude,to show I care. So thankful for,such kind support.Faith opens doors,goodwill transports.Best wishes pour,till doubts abort.Light warms my core,then forms a fort. Pleased to have found,loyal backing.Look all around,nothing lacking.Listen to sounds,of love clapping.Hearts so profound,hear wings flapping. – Grace Y. Estevez – Reddy Hey […]

Above and Beyond

Peaky Blinders (2013-2022)

Netflix lags behind HBO when it comes to producing high-quality shows, but the gap is getting smaller. Look at Breaking Bad, House of Cards, Black Mirror, The Crown, The Queen’s Gambit, The Last Dance, etc. Alas, I’d take Peaky Blinders over any other Netflix hit. One of the great British dramas, Peaky Blinders alternates between […]

Peaky Blinders (2013-2022)

Former Goldman Sachs banker who financed ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ found guilty

Financier faces up to 30 years on money laundering and bribery charges Former Goldman Sachs head of investment banking for Malaysia Roger Ng has been convicted of bribery and corruption related to the theft of $4.5 billion from the state investment fund 1MDB. The banker was found guilty on Friday following a two-month trial in…

Former Goldman Sachs banker who financed ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ found guilty