Rants, Raves, and Randomness

Just … wow. Social media and I aren’t getting along like we used to. Well, wait — I should say Facebook and I aren’t getting along like we used to. Twitter and I are still on speaking terms, and Instagram and I still enjoy each......

A day which will live in music infamy. I wasn’t watching when MTV took to the airwaves; being from a reeeeeeeely small town in Texas, we didn’t have access to MTV until it hit our cable provider. I was lucky — my forever friend lived......

I’m a little cranked right now. It’s going to be hard for me to keep names out of this entry. If you know me, you know who has pissed off my inner beast. If you don’t know and are part of the Writing Community, message......

My English teacher during my senior year in high school died on Tuesday. She was 92. My heart goes out to her family and all who loved her. I would go into the whole story behind why this entry isn’t all that heartfelt, but I......

It’s been a hell of a day. I said goodbye to a Good Woman, stolen by cancer at the too-young age of 60. I was sitting here staring at the picture taken of her and her husband at my signing for SABRE-6, and … dammit,......

Sooooo … let me introduce myself. My name is Leigh Grissom. You probably knew that since it’s at the top of the screen. What you might not know is — as of May 15, 2020, I’ve been sober for 15 years. The last few months......

Mirror Man © 2020 by Leigh Grissom May 1, 2021 ​I think I’m losing my mind. ​I must be. Diaries are stupid and I don’t have time for this. I’d love to talk it out with someone, but they’ll just eyeball me like I’m a......

Have you ever met someone whose very being radiated with love for life and a heart for helping others? I did. I knew the Marsico name for years, but I didn’t meet the tiny dynamo that was Teddy until 2013. I knew within minutes of......