Bored.

So I wrote a book. Let me back up a little. I’ve written several books. Six children’s books, two novels (well three technically, though that one…

Music is breath

Music has always been the one constant in my life. It has been the soundtrack to my joys, my fears, comforted me in every emotion,…

2018 we’re going to SHINE!

Several years ago I ditched resolutions and challenges for the new year. Planning my year around one central theme helped me focus on things a…

Setting the Tone

I’m working on Stalemate again. Val and I have been meeting with two close friends for a critique group every couple of weeks and we…

For gratitude

My lovely friend Beth made a post recently about what keeps her going in this crazy, beautiful, fucked up world we live in. It inspired…

Forward momentum

I am doing a bit of catching up. God willing, I’ll have new equipment when we get our tax return back. It’s been a crazy…

Joy on Track

My family and I first found Rising Appalachia during our first First Friday Art Walk and I was hooked. The energy and vision of their…

Of Squirrels and Type

One of my favorite sounds in the world is that of a typewriter. There’s something primal to the creative soul about the sound of a…

Because goals.

My family and I recently saw Kubo and the Two Strings (make sure you stay for the credits).  We were in awe. I am a huge fan of…