We're at that time of the year where we're ankle deep or more, in snow; softer around the middle from Winter comfort foods and perhaps giving side eye to our New Year's resolutions. (I much prefer monthly intentions, nowadays). It's about the time of year, where I am desperately looking for anything to get the… Continue reading Be Inspired
Loss and all Its friends
When I grieve, I do so in abject silence and solitude. That doesn't mean I don't weep or that otherworldly sounds don't split my chest open: they do. I just crawl away to do so. I let every emotion spill over and through me until I myself become water. And without a doubt, I can't… Continue reading Loss and all Its friends
What motivates you?
This isn’t a rhetorical question to simply lure you into reading some more of my musings; but a genuine call out for used and working tips. It’s been months since I wrote anything fresh. Months since I submitted my work to an editor and probably months since they said they still hadn’t gotten round to… Continue reading What motivates you?
Blockages and how to get through
How have you been? Have you managed to find any respite in this painful and beautiful blue orb we call earth? I'm not gonna lie; I intended on taking a break from working on my book for ONE weekend: it has nearly been a month since I worked on it. What's gone wrong? I delved… Continue reading Blockages and how to get through
New Moon for writers
Tonight is a new moon. I only know this because I have been spending a lot of time learning how to slow down and really, really see the world around me. Seasons have always been interesting to me because of their metaphoric powers, so looking at the shape shifting moon isn't that much of a… Continue reading New Moon for writers