Inspiration

Holding Space Today

photo by Regina Lord womenofgreen.com Holding space. We can hold space for others or for ourselves. Today, I’m holding space for myself. I'm present for myself emotionally, physically, and spiritually. I’m intentional about setting time aside to be fully present and providing my full and undivided attention to me. Today I’m setting boundaries for myself.… Continue reading Holding Space Today

NaNoWriMo, Self Care, Writing

A NaNoWriMo Discovery: Why I Quit

This is not another NaNoWriMo (NNWM) story, and it is. When I say it’s not, it’s because I’m not touting the achievements I’ve made and that I’m all into hitting that 50,000-word mark by November 30th. NaNoWriMo And this is not to discredit anyone who can and will hit that mark. Best wishes to all… Continue reading A NaNoWriMo Discovery: Why I Quit

Inspiration, poetry

What are Your Yes’s and No’s for 2020?

  Re-reading my 2018 journal entry, I see that I wrote: "I am content." In 2019, I did a lot of stuff, traveled a few places, wrote a whole lot, read 37 books, spent too much time on Netflix, and laughed a lot. I hope to do more of the same in 2020. Another entry… Continue reading What are Your Yes’s and No’s for 2020?

Writing

How to Declutter Your Frightening Writing Space

Please excuse my wording, but I have too much crap in my writing area. My bulletin board is cluttered with post-its, cards, and pins all askew. To make things worse, someone figured my room needed a few empty Amazon boxes, along with the cat's scratching treehouse, and I haven't filed bills in six months. Given… Continue reading How to Declutter Your Frightening Writing Space