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I SO wanted to quickly share this personal project I just did.  It’s a super informal, very simple, day-in-the-life session with my little one…and me. I was thinking the other day (aka: procrastinating what I was supposed to be doing) and I remembered how much much his older sister LOVED looking at her baby pictures when she was little.   721 more words


Chapter 3: Pretty, curly, barefoot monster

Chapter 3

Half an hour later we pulled up to the high-rise where my husband and I had been living for almost a year, one of those swanky buildings with a marble lobby, a jolly doorman and an aggressively starched, dehydrated concierge. 1,216 more words


Days End

to make a life of

writing; to sit for hours:

undaunted sun sets


Story stones

I’m a bit of a blog follower when it comes to all things early years and have always admired the wonderful things early years people do with stones! 181 more words


I hereby solemnly swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth

Three things make yesterday remarkable. 1) I saw Natalie Portman and her family and managed to not freak out. 2) I drove in LA traffic for the third time in my life, and nothing went wrong. 670 more words


I first heard this list on a podcast from Tim Ferriss titled, “The Top 5 Reasons to Be a Jack of All Trades.”

“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. 126 more words


Stuck in the middle

I’ve been a little stressed out this week with my writing drought. Two weeks ago I was pounding out pages and great story lines, and this week, I’m lucky if I get a page or two done a day. 569 more words