Author Archives: Molly

A COLLABORATION

Tweet I have a friend, Bill Franz, who is a brilliant photographer. We had dinner with our spouses the other night, and this is what happened. I will let Bill tell you the story: I told novelist Molly Duncan Campbell … Continue reading

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ARMCHAIR ATHLETE

Tweet Who doesn’t love the Olympics? The drama, the pageantry, the suspense? I look forward to them every day. We have dinner, then hunch in our seats in the TV room, armchair judging stuff that we have absolutely no clue … Continue reading

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ENTREPRENEUR

Tweet Creative people who are clever somehow manage to turn their creative pursuits into cash. I am a creative person. I like to think I am sort of an “artist,” although I would never go chin-to-chin with, say, Jamie Wyeth … Continue reading

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THE NEW NORMAL

Tweet   Tums Loose Pants Podcasts about grisly things Loose Pants Poached, not fried Low carb Complaining about arthritis No appointments before noon Go nowhere without Kleenex Loose Pants Thermostat in winter never below 72 degrees Lumbar pillows Who are … Continue reading

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MISS THEM

Tweet Back in the olden days, children would leave home and never come back. Sometimes they would get on a ship and sail to another continent. Their parents would kiss them goodbye and never see them again. There might have … Continue reading

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A BOOK LIST

Tweet In this dreary part of the year, don’t you love to cozy up and read? Me, too. Here are some suggestions for you. These are books I have loved: A Piece of the World, Christina Baker Cline Secrets of … Continue reading

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THE BLEAK MIDWINTER

Tweet I am so sad when the holidays are over. The trees by the side of the curb break my heart. They were so desirable, so bright, and so treasured. Now they lay there like castoff junk, looking so forlorn. … Continue reading

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JUST A GLIMPSE

Tweet Happy New Year! What am I up to, you wonder? I am working on my next novel. It is so cold here right now, there are very few distractions. So I sit in front of the fire, writing. I … Continue reading

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The Day is Done

Tweet Nobody stepped on a Lego. It took four hours to open gifts. Everyone mourned the size of their girths at least once. All the toys were opened to shrieks of joy. The current POTUS wasn’t even mentioned. The baby … Continue reading

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