Blog Post about my Blogging Challenge- for me

Blog Post about my Blogging Challenge- for me

This post is for me because I like doing things (like blogging) with friends. Solo work is not really my style. I’m always most excited when I get to work with others on book projects, retreats, and other literary endeavors. Let’s recap my recent blogging...
The Gift of Writing

The Gift of Writing

I have lived in three foreign countries and traveled all around the world, but the biggest adventure of my life came from writing a novel. Everyone says that they want to write a book, but most people never begin. Many who begin never finish, and many who finish never...
Moving Forward in Fear

Moving Forward in Fear

Right before Easter a man carrying a large cross-like structure came into my front yard and stuck the heavy beam in the ground. He brought up a range of emotions in me that I didn’t expect. My Catholic upbringing made me think about the crucifixion, but my...
I Need Junk Food And So Do You

I Need Junk Food And So Do You

Marlene Schwartz talks about our need to eat junk food. It’s pretty messed up. Let’s start with rats. Rats are our friends when it comes to understanding the power of junky junk food. When rats have their rat chow and they eat what they need and they don’t...