Woo, chil', what a Christmas season. I have to admit, as a single mother, I had learned to appreciate and enjoy my "days off," especially through the holidays. Initially, they were daggers through the heart, and I would haunt my empty house and think about all the things I wasn't able to do with my … Continue reading Optimism? Is That You?
It's still November! I actually am going to get this second post up "on time!" After the year we've had, to close out with little victories is a big victory, so y'all just go ahead and jump on the congratulations train. I'm drivin' that mother all over town. Odds and ends before I jump … Continue reading I Promise Not to Eat All the Salsa
What'd I tell you in one of those last posts? From doing all the things, I had that good burst of energy and went on a writing spree juuuuuuust in time to tank. And then naturally decide to sell my house. Because why not? Why not, after an incredible list of tasks completed this year … Continue reading Other Life Times and the Waiting House
We about to have some real talk, friends. You guys know that, every once in a while, I get a little ramped up and swing on through like a truth wrecking ball. Most of the time, I can keep it even-keel, and I serve up the realness for you eloquently. Not tah-day. If you just … Continue reading Intent
Woo, lort. You ever have one of those surges of productivity? The kind that just carries you for a few days, and you feel like you can do all the things and make all the plans? Well, I can't tell if that's what I've got going on, or if these are the death throes of my … Continue reading Nuggets of Gold, Nuggets of Wisdom, and a Project for Nuggets Errwhere
So. Catching up on promised posts, below is an excerpt from a chapter of Lunchbox Notes. The plan is to follow this up with the resolution of Panning for Character Gold, but we all know what happens when I say things like that. But do stay tuned, because at the end of the next post is a very exciting … Continue reading A Note Out of Lunchbox Notes
For once, the delay in my posting is not a direct result of my lack of time management- although, for once, I wish it was. Brett Barron, a long-time friend and adventure buddy to Darrin, passed away on a hiking excursion in Montana this past week. I'm not really sure how to follow up that … Continue reading Brett. Darrin. Me.