Growing

Summer School: Lesson Five Sometimes you need a reminder of where you were to show how far you’ve come. I was cleaning out old photos on my drive recently, and got all the way back to two summers ago. This was our garden two years ago: Here’s how it looked this morning: When we first…

Summer School: Day Four

via GIPHY So, remember that writing class I was talking about a few days ago?The one I was so excited about? The one that was gonna launch me back into writing For Real This Time after so many false starts? Yeah. About that. via GIPHY I’m struggling. Mightily.Not because a lack of interest or motivation…

Summer School: Day One

Photo Prompt It’s time to jump. And not worry about sticking the landing. It’s time to jump. Out of bed and into the kitchen to fix a fresh pot of coffee. To scribble words in a fresh notebook with your favorite pen while the cool breezes of this early summer morning caress your furrowed brow with the…

Summer School

Just as a quick update to all five of you followers: I’m taking a summer writing class, and I’ve decided to be super-brave and post all my assignments here, so you’ll be seeing a lot more of me in the coming weeks. I signed up for Finding Your Voice, hosted by Robin Rice and Emily…

That Time I Started Over

Hint: I’m doing it right now. So, here I am, out on the internet.Writing.Again. For, like, the fifth time. I feel like I should say something wise and insightful (or at least witty) about consistency and self-care and the good-for-the-soulness of finally committing to a creative project that is 100% Just For You without feeling…