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A Somewhat Peculiar Project : My Very Own Index Card Catalog System -- and How It Serves My Creative Journey

I have a deep affinity for writing and words. Sometime in my early twenties I owned more than a thousand books, most of which I sold off in my late twenties to raise funds for a trip. 1,446 more words

Cogs And Wheels


I’m going to tell you a story. The story starts with a dryer. A lonely and ornery bull of a dryer that had nothing better to do than to bump around and turn off. 212 more words



I have decided to lose some weight.  Well, lets be honest, I have been trying to lose weight for many, many years.  My baby is 13 soon, and I was ‘losing weight’ before she was born.  405 more words

Letter to the Authentic Ones

You’re the type who rescues moths from puddles, but you’ve spent a lot of years trying to dull your words and say less about the insecurities I have about my body, the way I treat myself with so much cruelty, the pain of my history. 407 more words


On "yes."

“Always start with ‘yes’.”

It’s a guiding quote that I’ve held closely for as long as I can remember.

“Hey, Romel can you/will you/would you do _______________.” 705 more words


The Feeling/Success Powerhouse

There have been people for hundreds of years who believe that thinking makes it so. While thinking and believing with your head it essential, it’s so clearly incomplete. 72 more words


The Empress - Feminine Power

In Tarot, the Goddess appears as Empress – an expression of our deepest yearnings to express and receive Love.

She could be imagined as Venus, the Goddess of Beauty, Love and Creativity. 371 more words