Lights Out: I’m a Failure (Journal Session)

When I was little, our house had the most beautiful window on the top half of the front door. It had a faceted border that would cast rainbows all around it on sunny afternoons. The light had to hit just the right way, and I never knew when I would see a rainbow in my … Continue reading Lights Out: I’m a Failure (Journal Session)

Going in Afraid

It freaks me out, if I'm honest. Staring at a blank page knowing I have to turn it into something is slightly terrifying. But I have to write. There is just no choice in the matter. There is something in my mind that just takes to words so strongly, and craves to construct them in … Continue reading Going in Afraid

Excuses, Excuses

My creativity intimidates me. It sounds backwards and odd when I actually write it out, but it's true. Something that used to be my escape is now something I fear. But I don't think it's necessarily the creativity or the writing (in my case) themselves that incite this fear; it's the potential for failure. In … Continue reading Excuses, Excuses

Renewed Conversations: Consistency + Caspertown

Introducing "Renewed Conversations"! This is a new type of post in which I revisit old blog posts and craft new ones to show how I've grown in these subjects over the past however long it's been. The first one is going to be a brand-new, in-depth conversation about consistency paired with some updates about my … Continue reading Renewed Conversations: Consistency + Caspertown

Get Your Priorities Straight!

The other day, my boyfriend, Chris, and I had a conversation about our less-than-desirable habits. The one of mine that I discussed with him was the fact that I just pick up my phone if I'm bored. I don't have a particular reason to be scrolling through one app or another, it's just the fact … Continue reading Get Your Priorities Straight!