On Writing

Writing is therapeutic. I poured my hormonal teenage heart out on the pages of my Creative Writing notebook in high school. I voiced my complaints in my Comp I journal in college. And in my forties, I expressed my fears and resentments, as well as my gratitude, by blogging. Although my blog has been essentially… More On Writing

Arsenal (Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge)

Taken with my iPhone 5S. Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge, Week 4: Challenger’s Choice, Still Life. I put a lot of thought into my Photography Challenge posts, often regarding the photo itself. Is it the best shot of the ones I took? What about the subject matter? …the lighting? This week it was all about… More Arsenal (Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge)

Cookie’s Ride Home

The old girl’s ride home after her “Senior Check-up.” After an exhausting morning of bloodwork, other invasive testing (if you catch my drift), and getting her nails clipped, my pooch initially would not let me get in the driver’s seat. After I explained that she needed a driver’s license, she begrudgingly moved into the passenger’s… More Cookie’s Ride Home

Moving On

Today I said “buh-bye” to some more things that no longer serve me. I attended a Burning Bowl Ceremony at the spiritual center I attend. I was reminded once again that things I once cherished were the very things I needed to release. Letting go of the past allows me to step into a new… More Moving On

Blocks

As I stare at the blinking cursor, Wondering what to say, My writer’s block is thick, And keeping thoughts at bay.   As void of thought in meditation, I wish that I  could be, But endless thoughts come crashing in, Blocking my serenity.