I’ve been oddly sad about the passing of David Bowie. I say that because while I liked his music, I wasn’t one to rush out and buy it or even obsess over it. And yet, I’ve been utterly gutted by his passing.
Taking a break did wonders for me and my family, but so far (an hour into my Monday) it’s very difficult to get back to it. But no complaining! What a blessing it was to have a week or so off just to unwind and enjoy a slower pace in life. We had a quiet […]
We have been so spoiled this autumn! The temps have been wonderful… 60s and even 70s sometimes. I like those 50-60 degree days a lot.
Went to see The Bloggess (Jenny Lawson) last night at the bookstore and it was such a great event.
This week, I made sure my dog knew she was a geek.
As soon as I pondered the term “cool geek,” I knew I wasn’t one because those two words together combine to create an oxymoron. Part of being a geek is being uncool, at least in the traditional sense. But we don’t care about the traditional sense, do we?
I just picked up some 10 x 10 canvasses at Michael’s this week, and couldn’t wait to break into them. I started by covering the canvas with some different papers, book pages, and music sheets. Then I added some stamps and the beginnings of the face.
One thing the people in my life absolutely love (and sometimes, beg for) are blueberry muffins. I wish I could take credit for this, but I can’t. The reason for it is that I have a really great recipe. That’s all. (That’s the secret to being a fabulous cook, for those of you kitchen novices. […]
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I’m way behind on just about everything this week, including new craft projects. But I did manage to go to the local library sale and pick up ten books for under a dollar! Yessiree! That’s the way to get ’em. Especially when you’re going to craft with them.
I’ve spoken (probably too much) that in the last couple years I haven’t taken much time off. I think the reason I stress that is because so many people think you have loads of time when you’re a writer.
I think I’ve mentioned my writing partner, Genevieve, here a time or two. She’s absolutely hilarious and keeps me on track (or encourages me to actually step away from the keyboard) just when I need it.