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MY LIFE IS MORE THAN BREASTMILK AND NAPPIES – but sometimes I forget that.

I was at a social gathering with our non-parent friends a while ago (I can’t bring myself to call it a party, because that sounds way too young and ragey) and since our littlest man has decided he only wants to hang out with us, he came along too.   1,385 more words

Personal Growth

I lost a poem

I lost a poem
on my way home
from work; I
lost it at the second
intersection, when the light
turned green, as the
shifty words folded… 11 more words


Weekly Reflections #4: Beyond the Past

                                                                                                        Entry No.4

Title of Post: Beyond the Past

The heat of the scorching sun radiated from above, onto my bare skin; the warm, gentle breeze on my face; I pressed my cold hands onto my bare thighs, just below my swimming trunks as I realized all these supposedly trivial sensations were becoming clear as day to me. 575 more words


Going Underground

I hope you’ve had a wonderful Thanksgiving full of good food and even better people, my friends! In the spirit of the positive energy that I’m hoping surrounds you, check out this video by Max Stossel- Subway Love was Max’s first poetry video, and was an immediate viral success. 65 more words

Awesome Stuff

Quiet Song

I want to live again without a screen
I want to write in a notebook
Instead of a phone
I want to curl up with a book… 281 more words


If Not Now - Then When?

I am not an active Facebook user and while I was away facilitating Art Quilt Campus at St. Peter’s Abbey over the past two weeks I completely ignored most social media channels. 328 more words

Creativity Update

I Learned This from Gelsey

What I learned by reading Gelsey Kirkland’s book “Dancing On My Grave”:

I learned

some people are as fragile and sensitive as they are determined and driven.

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