When I look at pictures on Facebook, I always study the background--the furniture, the house, the pets--whatever is lurking back there. Perhaps I have an abnormal interest in things like that, or maybe it’s a normal thing for writers. So, if anyone else is interested in such things, here’s my work space.
The picture below is my bookcase that holds mainly religious books. I do have The Annotated Sherlock Holmes, yearbooks and The Complete Garden Guide on the top shelf. I had to empty the bottom shelf because my puppy, Shay, kept chewing on the books.
This is the bulletin board behind my desk. I did have it filled with timelines, characters, etc. for Moonbow, but, after my grandson,Trace, was born, I took down everything I thought he could reach. Because . . .
. . .his crib he uses when he visits is next to it. He’s sixteen months old now. I made these when my sons were toddlers. Kind of falling apart now, but I like to look at them. My father died in 1979 and this reminds me of him. Fishing was his passion and he said this looked like the perfect fishing hole.
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7
And now to work!