Mothers are our first teachers, and they have their work cut out for them.
Tonight is the kickoff for the Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop, and I’m going to be one of the 20 people who won and getting a shout-out for my story. Awards Photo As you can see, the theme was “Sister-Stories,” and my entry was about teaching my little sister to tie her shoes, or more precisely, […]
Drop in today at 4 pm PDT to celebrate the winners and runners-up (that would be me) for the 2020 Erma Bombeck Humor Competition Awards Ceremony. There were four categories in all. Two for Ohio residents and two for international entries. The competition solicited entries in straight short-form humor and short-form human interest.
It’s been a long time in coming, but I finally started a Patreon account. Funny, in a way, that I’ve waiting. I’ve encouraged a number of artists to use this tool. And here’s that link https://www.patreon.com/robblightfoot So why did I dawdle? Well, for one thing, I hate asking for money. I had to do this […]
Karin and I have been married 38 years today! To celebrate, I’m releasing free copies of my humor book, Potholes on Memory Lane, tales of midlife madness. Here’s the link, it’s free through June 24, 2020, https://bit.ly/RobbzHumor . This is a collection of 30+ brief stories about the mid-life madness of the Lightfoot family, including […]
Welcome to the landing page of the “Or So It Seems” humor and mysteries series. These are funny, family-friendly stories about weird people doing stupid things. Or, maybe stupid people doing weird things. Or, maybe it’s both. Our motto is clipped from the Spy Museum, and its: “Not everything is as it appears.” Boy, is […]