Suck It Up & Get Life Done

Everyone loves a good story. Stories connect us, they help us to identify with and relate to each other. But what if the stories we’re telling ourselves are because we are following the establishment’s set rules for our lives? What if the stories we’re telling each other are based on the blueprints which are impressed…

Why Do I Blog So Openly About My Life

I wasn’t sure at first about being so open with my life on a blog. I followed my instincts and they have led me here. I am very sure now, more sure about the blogging content here than anything I’ve ever publicly written. Our societal framework has some major cracks in it, our connections as…

Who Do I Write For?

I have received different versions of that question a few times over the last several weeks of meeting and talking with different people as I research data for my book in progress. Who do you write for? Is this book for you or for a company? Are you working for someone? These are all good…

Vacant, Staring Eyes, I Know the Look

No longer do I desire to shut uninvited feelings down, at last I am beginning to understand,  all emotions do in fact, serve a purpose. So today I am letting the melancholy come. I am viewing sadness like a delicate flower in the palm of my hand, staring at the soft petals, discovering the tinges…