I always come back to writing. No matter how long it’s been since I last put words to paper, I always come back to write something else down, if only for my own sanity. Most people think of books when they think of writing. In the very least, people assume you’re writing short stories. I…… Continue reading The Need to Write.
I decided to delete Facebook. It was something that I’ve been tossing over for a couple of years now. I’ve wanted to delete it because I’m just tired of it all. I was tired of the arguing, I was tired of the obnoxiousness of some people, I was tired of the silly little memes that…… Continue reading Facebook Unplugged.
People are on edge. A tiny thing can set someone off. It’s understandable, I’m sure. These are troubled times. People are politically on edge. I don’t talk about my politics. I won’t start now. But especially right now, I’m tired. I’m tired of hearing about it all. He said, she said. I think it’s time…… Continue reading On Edge
When I was a child, I had a dream of being a veterinarian and a professional writer. In my mind’s eye, I had it all sorted out: I’d have my vet practice in the east and I would work there 6 months out of the year. Then for the other 6 months, I’d be out…… Continue reading Stop fitting a square into a round hole.
When the world gets crazy, strange, and scary, there’s nothing more comforting than being surrounded by the familiar and safe. Without these things, we’d be flying off into no man’s land and might never find ourselves out of it ever again. Here are some of my favorite comfort things: Mashed potatoes Josh Groban’s “Awake” cd…… Continue reading My Greatest Comforts.
There is a choice I have to make: Yes or no. What answer should I choose? Which one will make me happy? Which one is correct? Is there even a correct one out there? But what if I’m wrong? I am immobile. I don’t like making decisions. Mainly because of this. I tell them I…… Continue reading Yes or no.
I think it’s safe to say that most of us have lists of things that we’d like to do before we die. Places to visit, books to read, exotic foods to try, extreme things that we wouldn’t have tried to do before. I have to say that the last couple of years or so I…… Continue reading On My Bucket List.