Whether you believe in nature or nurture, there is no denying that the people in our lives have a considerable effect on who we grow up to be. We are the sum of our parts and those parts are largely made up of the things in life that influence us. Music, current events, people bothContinue reading “The People Who Made Us”
I posted the above picture on Facebook Saturday as a joke but then I went back and really looked at it. While I have heard those words many many times before I don’t know if they’ve ever really sunk in before. The fact that I have value as a person and contribute to society isContinue reading “Love Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself”
I love gift giving. It is, I would go so far as to say, my primary love language. I take my time methodically selecting presents that will bring that specific person joy, and then receive my reward by enjoying the look of delight on their faces when they realize what kind of meticulous time andContinue reading “Merry Christmas and a Happy Saturnalia!”
Have a Merry Christmas everyone and Bye for now!
Well it’s here. I leave my twenties behind for the much touted greener pastures that are my thirties. Everyone who dwells in this pasture brags about the amazing times they’ve had since arriving and I’m hoping they’re right. Because while I had some amazing times in my twenties I am ready for a change. OneContinue reading “Dirty Thirty and The Missing Muse”
You know when you start to have so many balls in the air that you realize you need to set some to the side so you don’t drop all of them? That’s where I am right now. The puppy, the blog, work, a social life, getting healthy, editing a children’s book, writing the sequel toContinue reading “Taking a Break”
Things are a little wonky this week schedule-wise, what with the holidays, so no ‘Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative’ this week. So all work and no play makes Jack Nicholson an axe murderer. Especially for writers who can get so wrapped up in plot hurdles and writer’s blocks the size of theContinue reading “Time For a Brain Break (Shows to Binge)”