I warned you it would be random…but I didn’t exactly mean 2+ months in between posts either. Can we say…PROCRASTINATION? I’ve had this topic on my mind the entire time, but it isn’t what I WANT to write about and it’s not the direction I WANT my blog to go. I want to tell you of all the things I’ve overcome, how I’m on the other side of the struggle. I DON’T want to write about the one I’m currently IN. Yet, here I am, completely stuck in a writer’s block, because I will not release this onto the keyboard.
During April (National Poetry Month) my local library was giving out envelopes of random words and the object was to arrange the words to create a poem. While poetry is not something I generally practice, this was a fun exercise and one in which I unexpectedly got to speak my truth. When I poured theContinue reading “A New Freedom”
This is something I wrote several years ago for my daughter. July is her birthday month and this is the first year we are spending it hundreds of miles apart. As she continues to navigate her journey into adulthood, I continue mine as being a mother of an adult. I love her more than everContinue reading “I’m Not That Mom”
When I uprooted myself for a 750 mile move from a busy suburb of OKC to a small Colorado town I had never heard of before, I was definitely expecting adventure. However, I hadn’t really counted on learning so many life lessons, especially in the first 90 days. Here’s a quick snip-it, in no particularContinue reading “Lessons Along the Way”
Well, I have been wanting to write a blog for quite sometime, however, I have let fear and distractions keep me from pursuing it. Today, I hit the wall. “Nothing changes, if nothing changes,” as they say. I’ve let excuses keep me from doing this for far too long, so today, I am learning toContinue reading “The Beginning”