“Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.” ― Terry Pratchett, A Hat Full of … Continue reading Hello, G’day Mate, Hola
I had a dream last night. I don’t remember much of it. But one thing that has clearly stuck to my conscious mind is the message (which I can still hear being said with a big, deep voice): Yooooou neeeeeeed to coooonnnnnect with yourrrrrr creeeeaaaativity agaaaaain. Yeah, yeah….I’m not surprised. I’ve been missing writing, drawing, … Continue reading And Soon It Will Begin….
I’m a sun worshiper. Not the type that lies on the beach all day long, but the type that simply loves the sun shining. It can be the most bitterly cold day, or everything possible could be going wrong, but as long as the sun is shining, I’m OK and all is well. As I … Continue reading How Do You Kill a Mockingbird?
To answer the question - it's because it marched to a different drumstick!! And on that same day when it decided not to cross it sat down on the side of the road and decided to stare off into the unknown distance. She just stared and stared and stared and then something happened. A sudden realization … Continue reading Why Didn’t The Chicken Cross The Road?
“Sometimes when you pick up your child you can feel the map of your own bones beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck. This is the most extraordinary thing about motherhood - finding a piece of yourself separate and apart that all the same you could … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!
"Never argue with an idiot; he will bring you down to his level and win from experience.” ― Brad Slipiec I think I've figured something out. Sometimes it takes me a while, but I know I'll eventually get there, and things will change. In other words, I had a huge light bulb moment today. Christmas … Continue reading When I’m Most Susceptible To Idiots
"You're so vain, you probably think this song is about you" - Carly Simon Yeah you. I'm talking about you. You know who you are - the one who is reading this. Every one of you. Every single person reading this. You-are-vain. Vain, I say. As I write this post I'm sitting in a pub listening … Continue reading You’re Vain