To Write By putting ink to a page, a life has started. The words are given bodies. Thoughts are breathing at last. Sentences are aging and growing with every mark. Then the collection becomes a thing with power. A strong, beautiful Thing. We like to think the power is ours, since we gave it this … Continue reading To Write
There has always been a little part of me that has wanted to go sailing. Not like on a sailboat but on a real ship. One where the sails are so tall it seems like you have clouds pushing you along instead of a canvas blowing in the wind. The sounds of seagulls and the … Continue reading Book Review – Scavenge The Stars
The feared and revered 15th of March seems always make people a bit more cautious than usual. And I guess it's rightly so. Julius Caesar was murdered on this day in 44 B.C. He was slaughtered by the very group of men he knew and surrounded himself with daily. This group of men thought that … Continue reading Ides of March – Et tu, Brute?
Remember that dream we had as kids of becoming whatever we wanted to be? I remember kids saying stuff from police officers all the way to become mermaids. I also remember the small group of kids that wanted to be astronauts. They talked about spaceships and the stars and you could feel the awe they … Continue reading Book Review – You’re Going to Mars!
Here is another personal writing I did years ago. I know it is cliché to write about trees and their connections to everything. However, they are just beautiful and inspiring thing to work into pieces. My Life Tree My roots are deep Buried with Love and Hardship Growing at the perfect rate Living life while … Continue reading My Life Tree
How crazy would it be if books could hear or even talk to you? Let's dive down this rabbit hole of a thought and see if it is even possible! Books are full of words and information. They contain (for the mass majority at least) every single letter of the alphabet they are written in. … Continue reading If Books Could Really Listen
I wont say that I am any good at writing my own creative pieces. I am far more comfortable in the world of research writing. But I feel like everyone who writes a little, whether that be little rhymes or a few sentences, has a secret stash of works tucked away someplace. Over the years, … Continue reading Hidden Message
I am an absolute fan of Disney's Beauty and The Beast from the dramatic imprisonment to the romantic Happily Ever After. Or perhaps it's that amazing library Beast gives Belle! I was so excited when the live action version came out. It did not disappoint at all. I was blown away at how much I … Continue reading Hunted – The Beauty and The Beast’s Forest
Well, here goes nothing. First blog post live and ready to be read by my unfortunate readers. Firstly, I am very grateful that you are willing to read this and/or any other posts. The first couple are definitely going to be rough, especially until I find what my groove will be in this brand new … Continue reading Welcome To My Blog!