writing

Health Issues and Writing Revelations

Since my last post I have been struggling a lot with health issues. I have been writing, editing and continuing on creative posts but I've been a bit absent here.I'm still waiting to hear back about tests but the issues I have been experiencing are highly likely to be related to my thyroid because I've… Continue reading Health Issues and Writing Revelations

fear of failure, writing

Follow This Path Home

Every day is part of a story. Too often the big stories overwhelm the smaller ones with rumors of grandeur. Right now parts of my life are threatening transition as others are in the process of transitioning. Toward the end of April I switched from a night shift living roughly between dusk and dawn to… Continue reading Follow This Path Home

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Sublime Beside Mundane

If you'd like, I would like to invite you into my life. It has a daily quality that is terribly routine and perhaps mundane--the life of the mind does not thrive in chaos although it is often molded in that chaos to seek something more ordered. When I was a young writer I basked within… Continue reading Sublime Beside Mundane

fear of failure

Lost along the path

The last couple of years I have been promising myself I would participate in (and win) NaNoWriMo. There have been two years in which I won. I'm convinced it was a fluke. Not that I doubt that I'm a writer. My cousin once told me that you're not a writer unless you're published. They were… Continue reading Lost along the path