Did you know it’s almost 2017? If you’re like a lot of people and found 2016…less than satisfactory, you probably don’t need any more reasons to look forward to the new year’s arrival (24 days, y’all!) but I’m giving you one anyway: because starting January 2nd, I’ll be leading a 28 day, all-female online writing class/sharing circle. […]
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When 2016 began, I started my blog’s new year with an entry on the nature of receiving. Though the words within it were public, they were still deeply personal; they revealed heart truth by being spoken in that voice that is just me being me– y’know, the same way Miley is just being Miley. That’s probably why I was surprised […]
Lately, it’s seemed like the whole world is in various states of chaos and upheaval. Beneath the shooting and hate crimes and terrorist attacks lies an overall uneasiness we all feel, and the constant barrage of trauma and tragedies can wear down even the most optimistic of souls. So we should probably talk about wildflowers […]
I’m a big believer in not talking unless you have something to say– and not in the ‘only if you have something nice to say’ way but in the Gandhi way: “Speak only if it improves upon the silence.” All this is a long way of getting to: hello. It’s been awhile. And here we […]
quote of the month
“I still think the revolution is to make the world safe for poetry, meandering, for the frail and vulnerable, the rare and obscure, the impractical and local and small.”
– Rebecca Solnit