Hello there! I've been so busy with work-related writing and creative writing that I haven't had the time to properly nurture this blog, so I thought it was about time I shared some of what I've been working on: Illinois Woman's Press Association I'm the First Amendment Network Contact with this lovely historic organization and … Continue reading Where to Find Me Around Town
I am still riding out a bout of intense depression and couldn't muster the strength for a real post. Instead I started playing with words, words beginning with the letter o. I challenged myself to create a poem with o-words expressing my current state of feeling. I think it turned out quite nicely and maybe … Continue reading Another Mood.
When I think about routines I'm immediately brought back to The Shining and the phrase Jack writes over and over: ALL WORK AND NO PLAY MAKES JACK A DULL BOY. It is in my nature is to agree. I tend to be drawn to colorful chaos. So much so that earlier this year I wrote this: … Continue reading On Routine…
The bag of chips sings a hymn from atop the refrigerator. "Open me," it serenades seductively, "Consume all of me." I try to keep my eyes on the screen, but they dart to the forbidden, to that which I know I cannot indulge in responsibly. Nothing compliments my Netflix binge better than the salty crunch … Continue reading Snack Attack