“Advent” project – help needed

So a few years ago I read something somewhere online about a cute thing for your kids – you get 24 children’s books and wrap them up and then each day of advent your kid picks a book to open and read. They could be books from your shelves, new books, all Christmas themed, whatever. […]



I’m going to be doing the Blog All About It blog challenge by herding cats & burning soup because I stumbled on it through another author’s blog and it sounds like is a lot of fun! February’s prompt is pink. This is kind of super appropriate for me because pink is my color. I’ve said for several years that the moment I don’t have to worry […]

Prompted: broken

I wish I knew what to say, but I don’t. I never do. “I’m sorry” gets old. It’s never enough. “I’m sorry,” I say anyway, because saying nothing is worse. “You don’t have to apologize,” she lies. I can be silent now that I’ve apologized, so I stare at my feet, which is a mistake. […]

January status

January didn’t go well. I mean, it kind of did. I wrote a very short piece of fiction and posted it on the blog. I had a birthday and lived through it. My two kids are awesome and my family is as healthy as usual, and I got to spend some time with friends. But […]