Writing Prompt Friday (thanks)

Hello and welcome back to Writing Prompt Friday! Next week is Thanksgiving here in the U.S. Which means everyone and their parrot is chiming "be thankful" and "count your blessings" and instructing everyone else to list everything for which they're thankful. I'm all for gratitude. I also think that an important aspect of gratitude gets lost… Continue reading Writing Prompt Friday (thanks)

100 Projects to Recenter

Life happens. Constantly. We’ve all gone through those phases in which work overwhelms us and so does family and so do these commitments and so does this and so does that. The list never ends. As I covered in my previous post, this year has been especially, well, full. I lost track of my inner… Continue reading 100 Projects to Recenter

How to Survive a Book Buying Ban

It’s been 6 weeks since I went on a book buying ban. This is the longest I have ever stuck to one of these bans; I usually cave after one week at most. During these past 6 weeks, I’ve been reading what I have, and I’m about to finish my eighth book. I’m focused on… Continue reading How to Survive a Book Buying Ban

A Freelancer’s Uncelebrated Milestones

Cherish all your happy moments: they make a fine cushion for old age. – Christopher Morley (1890 - 1957) American journalist, novelist, essayist and poet For some reason, fellow creatives have been asking me for advice lately. I eat raw cookie dough and wear bunny slippers with whiskers and bendy ears. The first time someone… Continue reading A Freelancer’s Uncelebrated Milestones