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Breakthroughs and Eating Words

Happy Saturday, friends! It's going to be a quiet one for me--nowhere to go and nothing I have to get done. I'm excited. I might even take a nap! I've done a lot of thinking lately about my work, and my post last week hinted towards some things. Besides letting go of works that aren't, … Continue reading Breakthroughs and Eating Words

Letting Go

Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com I've always had issues letting go of things and people. When it comes to things, I always either have sentimental attachment to the object or I'm convinced as soon as I get rid of it, I'll need it. People are trickier. I don't like hurting people, and the thought of … Continue reading Letting Go

Reading Challenge Update: April/May 2021

Hey hey, friends! It's another Saturday! This weekend is a three day weekend for me, and I'm actually really excited. I finally have a weekend where I don't have anywhere I absolutely have to be, and that sounds wonderful. I can't wait to read all weekend, and then go to Scarborough Renaissance Festival on Monday! … Continue reading Reading Challenge Update: April/May 2021

Poetry Spotlight: Jerusalem

I realize I haven't done a poetry spotlight in a really long time, so that's what we have today! I'm not going to talk about this one--I'm going to let it speak for itself. "Jerusalem" by Nizar Qabbani I wept until my tears were dryI prayed until the candles flickeredI knelt until the floor creakedI … Continue reading Poetry Spotlight: Jerusalem

The Grind

Photo by Ann Nekr on Pexels.com Hey friends, welcome to another Saturday post. This one is a little bittersweet for me, because my current way of life is ending. That sounds way more ominous than it actually is, I promise. For about a year now, Will has worked Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 … Continue reading The Grind