On Memento Mori and Courage for Tomorrow

Hello again, dear Readers! I know I dropped off the face of the earth after my two Star Wars posts, but as I mentioned in an earlier post in October, I have a good reason for that! Together with my younger sister Katie (who now manages this blog's Instagram account), I worked the early voting polls in … Continue reading On Memento Mori and Courage for Tomorrow

Writing the Next Right Thing

{Header image by Patrick Fore on Unsplash} Last week was basically 2020 wrapped up in seven days. Between our fridge giving up the ghost (which necessitated a late-night transfer of all its contents into an already-full Fridge #2), saying goodbye to one of our dogs, dealing with an ongoing, long-term family crisis, AND receiving some sad … Continue reading Writing the Next Right Thing

6 Ways I’m Keeping My Head Screwed On in August

Happy First Monday of August, friends! When I settled in my writing nook to compose this post, I had Anne Shirley's quote, "I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers" running through my head...except I mentally replaced "Octobers" with "Augusts." Not that August is my favorite month. It's actually my least … Continue reading 6 Ways I’m Keeping My Head Screwed On in August