Journal Session: On the Cusp

It's been building up for a few months now. This dormancy I've experienced since the autumn of 2017 has been lifting. I've gone from smatterings of writing in my notebook here and there to writing several times per week again, and it's trickled into a daily session over the last couple weeks. In 2019, I … Continue reading Journal Session: On the Cusp

Journal Session: Write It Out

Today's post comes to you late, off-script, after a week of veering completely off schedule and lots of life change. Sigh. It never stops, does it? This afternoon, I carefully curated a new post lineup for the coming weeks, but I realized that a poem I need to take a picture of for tonight's plan … Continue reading Journal Session: Write It Out

In My Element

I've recently been in a season of life when everything just seems to flow. After a few months of start and stop roadblocks in different areas of life, it's so refreshing. The term breakthrough seems perfectly appropriate. It's as though all the cogs and gears are moving in unison, and that my life is infused … Continue reading In My Element

The Get Honest Project: Rediscovering My Voice

I've shied away from this calling for too long. Since I was a child, I've been drawn to the way language can create other worlds, how it transmits untold messages, and how it can become most anything at all. It's moldable and fluid. It was the hiding place I used to run to when other … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: Rediscovering My Voice

The Get Honest Project: I Am a Sponge (and so are you!)

Truth be told, we aren't always as complicated as we make ourselves seem. Many things in life, in fact, are quite simple although we like to complicate them. So today, I thought I'd make a comparison between us and something very simple: sponges. By nature, we can be very similar; much like sponges in water, we … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: I Am a Sponge (and so are you!)