Stumbling through the half-light

Stumbling through the half-light

I think I’ve written about this before, but…January gets me down, y’all. I try to get ahead of it, prepare for it, meet it head-on, but it still gets the best of me. Every. Single. Time. It leaves me uninspired. unmotivated. and just kinda…...
the terrible dangerous road…

the terrible dangerous road…

so here’s the thing… I live each and every day with a low-level anxiety coursing through me. It never goes away. sometimes it’s more of a babbling brook, and sometimes… it is Niagara freaking Falls. I am always, ever-aware of just how fragile...
410 West Ormsby

410 West Ormsby

When I was in my late twenties I had an apartment in a building in Old Louisville. Actually, I had two different apartments in that building, both on the second floor, the first much smaller than the second, but they were among my favourite apartments ever. And...
Things I love (in 400 words) 2017 Edition.

Things I love (in 400 words) 2017 Edition.

I love? Tanya, for inspiring the 400 words blog… a few dozen moons ago. I love breakfast with my boy. He’ll whine at me for the 3-5 minutes it takes to make it (impatient little imp) but then, we pop a squat on the the kitchen floor. He sits on my lap and...
The Writing Mug

The Writing Mug

I broke my favourite mug. I was doing dishes. As I reached across the counter to place my mug on the drying mat, it smacked the bottom of a pint glass. “Shit!” I thought I’d broken the pint glass. When I realized I had, in fact, taken a huge chunk...
And now for something frivolous…

And now for something frivolous…

I’m on a quest. A treasure hunt, really. I desperately need to find a shampoo and conditioner that works well for fine hair, in a super humid climate, where the water smells like chlorinated swamp. Any ideas? Now, part of the problem is hormones. I’ve been...