Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#4) Music as Religion

So sometimes when I run or wog (what I like to call intervals), I see or hear things that inspire me to think, which then inspires me to write.  Thankfully, I don’t run so fast that everything is a blur.  In fact, I run so slowly, I’m pretty sure there are some squirrels that can… Continue reading Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#4) Music as Religion

Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#3) – Raising girls

Imagine my horror when the following words exited my darling 3-year old’s mouth earlier this week. “Look at my fat tummy!”  Fat. Fat? What the f&c%? I kissed her belly and told her that her belly was not fat, that in fact she was beautiful. I knew for a fact my child has never heard… Continue reading Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#3) – Raising girls

30 Days of Thanks – Day 19 (Writing)

Today I am thankful for the ability to express myself through writing.  I think most people have a need to be understood, whether or not that is an articulated need.  To be able to say exactly how I feel, is something I sometimes find hard to do with spoken words, but I’ve always been able… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks – Day 19 (Writing)