Marlene Hauser

Marlene Hauser

A Numbers Game?

A Numbers Game?

Hi Everyone, Yes. Happy New Year! 2021. No point saying that the trajectory assumed in 2020 (the Roaring ’20s) never saw the light of day, ...
Eye to Eye

Eye to Eye

So the pandemic rages on, despite multiple vaccines just around the corner. Many of us are not bothered by wearing masks, washing hands or ...
Mine, Part One, Chapter One (continued)

Mine, Part One, Chapter One (continued)

It’s not my intention to serialize Mine, but perhaps just a wee bit more... because a few of you have asked. PART ONE Chapter One ...
Mine, Part One, Chapter One

Mine, Part One, Chapter One

Because some of you have asked for it, here it is: the opening to Mine. PART ONE Chapter One Sophie Taylor loved the North, the Far, ...
The Big Goodbye

The Big Goodbye

It seems such a quiet September. There’s no rush—for work, for school, for supplies, for uniforms—at least for now. (Albeit, there is ...
Connecting, 3.6 Billion People

Connecting, 3.6 Billion People

Social media, love it or leave it, it’s here to stay? Whether you agree or disagree—and I have one colleague who literally calls it “evil” ...
So, Who’s a Hero?

So, Who’s a Hero?

I don’t usually sputter when moseying up to the monthly newsletter/blog, but this month is an exception. I’ve delayed. Can’t blame it on ...
Bursting with “Goin’ right on.”

Bursting with “Goin’ right on.”

How many times have I heard the adjective surreal used to describe this spunky new post-pandemic world? Fairly, how many? More than I care ...