A Hugging Robot?

My friend Alexis Block has invented HuggieBot, a robot that hugs! She’s allowed me to take a peek into her life to tell the story of how she faced bullying, gender stereotypes and overcame extreme heartache to take top honors in the field of ¬†(HRI) human-robot interaction. Lexi has always loved being a ballerina and … More A Hugging Robot?

Poetry Marathon

Woodland Pattern bookstore’s annual (15-hour) poetry marathon was a blast. I read during the hour sponsored by Riverwest Currents. A warm and welcoming community of writers and poets! Many of my poems are inspired by family memories and reflections of life experience with all its ups and downs.¬†Check out Lake Michigan Stones & Keeper of … More Poetry Marathon