Hey everyone! EXCITED to say, I finished a second round of editing for SICKYBEAT! I’m going to let my mum read it first. (seriously, is that to cocky of a move? — We’ll see, right!) I do have a tech issue, we don’t have great printing capacity. Neither of us have the eye strength toContinue reading “NEWSFLASH!!!”
Some people with goals will work through them quickly, some slowly, and some never stop dreaming. Big and small, we are designed to desire success. Some goals last an hour, and we realize they aren’t for us after all. but the things that get done often nag at us constantly, chewing at the back ofContinue reading “You Will Do What matters”
No, I don’t mean walking out of a public restroom with a surprise white train following you? Not that time you failed your essay exam because you misread the question or got the numbers in a year reversed. Has someone stood by you, or done something to help, and you thought THEY KNEW how gratefulContinue reading “Have You Ever Made THAT Kind of Mistake?”
I’ve self-published a poetry chapbook, and a memoir before, and both taught me a lot about writing. If I were to choose which of the two processes had a larger impact on me though, it’d be the memoir. In fact there would be a lot less material for my current project without that book. (NoContinue reading “The World Revolved Around me–and Couldn’t Keep Up With The Drama.”
I have a lot of plans each morning about writing and editing, learning new words in my favourite language app and and the psychology of language itself, and so many other things. In all honesty, my expectations are too high for the perfect day, and I am lucky to wake up optimistic even when I have been struggling. Hope doesn’t spring eternal for everyone.
As an elementary school kid, I never paid much attention to my difference from other kids. Sure, I have Cerebral Palsy and used a wheelchair most of the time but, I was never treated much differently. As a human my tendency is to remember the negative, (including my tantrum at 5 years old as IContinue reading “The Weirdo Gets Weird(er)”
Effort is a privilege, life is balance.
How The heck do you focus when your JAM IS ON?
Feeling stuck and frustrated? Try a new muscle! 🙂 You don’t need a lot of strength to get out of a corner- just enough to pivot 1/8 inch.
Watching your pencil matters. Sarcasm fails on the internet without the might powers of context. Can you use interpretation as a tool?