This past weekend I spent a lot of time teaching. On Sunday late afternoon I was fresh from the lake, still covered in sunscreen and wet swim clothes, trying to decide how to spend my evening. Some friends were gathered for a barbecue, including a friend with a new baby, but I was tired and […]
I realize that I have been blogging wrong. I have kept a blog off and on since the early 2000s, and I have recently realized I have been doing it wrong the whole time. I have spent more time making the layout pretty than writing posts. I have spent more time trying to come up […]
“I write because I am a woman trying to stand up in my life. I write because to form a word with your lips and tongue or think a thing and then dare to write it down so you can never take it back is the most powerful thing I know.” — Natalie Goldberg, Writing […]
How was your 2016? Celebrity deaths and the US Election aside, I know a whole lot of people who had a really, really awful year.