Life Changes: Spinning…Spun. Spent…Surviving.

Oh man, how I’ve missed this space and at the same time…it’s been the most difficult space in my life for me to be in. That’s me up there…the spinning top.  It’s been exactly 8 months since I’ve published anything here…and forever and a day since I actually sat down to write this the first… Continue reading Life Changes: Spinning…Spun. Spent…Surviving.

Orwellian Meditations and Being in Another’s Shoes – Empathy is Key

I started to write this on Day 10…. it is Day 15.  By the time you read this it will be Day 17. Do you know where your empathy is? More on that later. I worked on the day of the Inauguration. I’ve watched every one that has occurred since I’ve been able to watch… Continue reading Orwellian Meditations and Being in Another’s Shoes – Empathy is Key

Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

On this day, we celebrate MLK, Jr., his dreams and ideals. Under normal circumstances and in the past, I’d listen to his famous speeches, talk to the little monkey about history, thank the universe we were making progress. This year…is different. The circumstances are not normal, no matter how some people try to make it… Continue reading Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

BlogHer16 RoundUp and the Top Three Lessons I Learned There

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I did it! I attended my first blogging conference. Honestly, I don’t know what the heck took me so long to get it together enough to attend. Actually that’s a total lie. I know exactly why, and if you know me well, you’ll know why too. If you know me, you’ll know I have a… Continue reading BlogHer16 RoundUp and the Top Three Lessons I Learned There

Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

It’s August 4. This means the blogging conference I registered for on New Year’s Eve 2015 and talked a little bit about here starts in a few hours. In fact, by the time you read this (August 5) – it will be in full swing! Zoinks! I’m not ready! Seriously though, I knew it was… Continue reading Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

Z is for Zone In, Not Out #atozchallenge

I made it through another year! Though some of my posts were very short, they all stuck with the theme…and I managed to complete this while having a newborn, house guests, and going back to work, plus working my side gig. #Winning For my last post, I’ll kindly ask you to be kind when you’re… Continue reading Z is for Zone In, Not Out #atozchallenge