Mental Clutter

It started on what should have been a lazy Sunday morning. Glancing around the living room and the rest of the apartment I couldn’t help noticing the clutter littered about. Books, shoes, magazines, three handbags, cat toys, notebooks, water bottles. It was bad enough ...Read More

Inspired

I woke up on Tuesday feeling restless. Irritable. Tired beyond words. After a shower I dried myself off and then curled up in bed, clutching my favorite blanket while drifting in and out of sleep. On that morning it was time to return to ...Read More

10 Years Later…Almost

It was the digging around in files that did it. I stumbled upon a photo of me sitting on a wall near the Calaveras Fault in Hollister, California around 2006. The wall had been moved several inches over the years as a result of ...Read More

Let There Be Color!

“Color. I need color. I am sick and tired of buying all things black these days.” Those words, or some variation of them, escape my mouth with surprising regularity lately. I used to be the woman who shunned pastels or bright colors. I’d wrinkle ...Read More

Guest Post: The Many Hats of a Writer

Hello, friends! I’m shaking things up today by sharing a post written by friend and fellow writer Starr Bryson. Two things I love most about Starr (besides her kick ass writing), are her no nonsense, zero fucks given mindset when it’s needed and her ...Read More

Badass Women of Route 66

It started with one simple idea back in early January: Create a place where women with a love and passion for Route 66 could hang out, network and interact with other women without the men folk around. With that idea I launched the Facebook ...Read More

5 Things I’ll Be Doing on Spring Break

The sun is out, the birds are chirping, temps are rising into the 80s…and me? I’m celebrating no homework for the next week and half. Well, that and sleep. Eight hour nights and no alarm? Fuck yea! For many, Spring Break means wild nights ...Read More

I Have a 15 Year Old

It’s been 15 years since my only child was born. She came screaming into the world on March 25 at 3:18 a.m. weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces, three weeks before her due date. I was 19 and unprepared. Single. Uneducated. And with the exception ...Read More

Celebrating the Goofballs & Weirdos in My Life

First things first: Gotta give a shout out and thank you to my friend Ken Y. for today’s topic. When he read about yesterday’s post, he left a comment on my personal Facebook page suggesting I write about friendship. Well, that’s easy. Except, I ...Read More
Mental Clutter
Mental Clutter
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10 Years Later…Almost
Rocking the Purple Hair Color
Let There Be Color!
5 Things I'll Be Doing on Spring Break
5 Things I’ll Be Doing on Spring Break
Burma Shave
Inspired
The Many Hats of a Writer
Guest Post: The Many Hats of a Writer
Confused1
Inspiration
Because Writing Kinda Sucks
Being a Writer Kinda Sucks Sometimes
Burma Shave
Inspired
Badass Women of 66
Badass Women of Route 66
5 Things I'll Be Doing on Spring Break
5 Things I’ll Be Doing on Spring Break
Celebrating the Goofballs & Weirdos
Celebrating the Goofballs & Weirdos in My Life