Things That “Leak”

Things That “Leak”

  EXCERPT from Ode to a Commode  by Helene Kobelnyk  in Vivacini  24  June  2013 I consider myself pretty brave most of the time, but there are two things  that rattle me.  The first is someone peaking into my window at night . . . I have no idea where this comes...
Dangerous Duos

Dangerous Duos

   Dangerous Words by Helene Kobelnyk in Vivacini  12 May 2013   A friend told me once that the two most dangerous words in the English language are, “watch this.”  That seemingly harmless phrase is almost always a prelude to stupidity and...
What’s in YOUR Bag?

What’s in YOUR Bag?

EXCERPT from A Surprise Bag of Treasures by Helene Kobelnyk in Vivacini  06 March 2013 I’ve  always had a penchant for mixing things. When I was five years old and my brother a little toddler, we found a can of house paint while we were exploring our backyard. I was...
When You Need an Escape . . .

When You Need an Escape . . .

Escape to the Extraordinary by Helene Kobelnyk in  Vivacini  04 February 2013 Like most things in life, it’s often easier to know what you don’t want rather than what you do. After all, isn’t this how dreams are refined, sculpted and brought to fruition? If it’s...