Feeling the Shift

I have come to realize that Motherhood comes in waves and seasons. As soon as I get my footing and feel really comfortable in a particular season, a wave of change (be it ever so slight) will come through and cause me to shift. I know part of that is my own doing. I am ...

My Phone Does NOT Define Me

26. September 2014 identity, phones 8
If you are a fan of Android and you do not like Apple, we can be friends. If you are a fan of Apple and you do not like Android, we can be friends. If you think smart phones are sucking the life and social capabilities right out of our younger generation and you wish ...

Doing it Again

  A little over one year ago, I was dreaming and talking with God. I felt him ask me, “What is your wildest dream?” That is a loaded question and I have taken more than a decade to bury my wildest dream under fear, practicality, family obligations, and other dreams deemed more reasonable. It took ...

A Heart of Ice

The Ice Bucket Challenge. It is blowing up social media news feeds everywhere! Things like this start out as a novelty and then get old–fast. The naysayers and the proponents thereof come out of the woodwork to criticize and advocate for things like this in record numbers. I have seen so meany memes, I could ...

He Wants You for YOU

The Friday of the first week back to school is a welcomed thing. We only go a partial week so it serves as a great test run for the new systems of the school year. We were lucky enough to not have homework this week which gave me a chance to get a handle on ...

The Process gets Tough

06. August 2014 Uncategorized 0
The funk hit right after I got back home from the aforementioned conference. I was drained of energy and overflowing with new information in connection with the beloved craft of writing. Being that lopsided tends to take a few days to right itself again–under normal circumstances. But I am up to my neck in summer ...

My First Writer’s Conference

23. July 2014 Uncategorized 0
Today is a busy and fun day for me. I am leaving tomorrow morning for my first writer’s conference! I found this gem of  a conference at the end of last year and put it on the calendar. I had my heart set on She Speaks out in North Carolina, but that will have to ...