Would it surprise you to read I have never listened to a Beyoncé song? I mean, on purpose. Her music is played here and there and everywhere, so she’s kind of hard to miss. 😉
Typically I’m a classic rock kinda gal, with some 80s and 90s soft rock or even a bit of pop thrown in.
I mention Beyoncé because a friend of mine brought her up the other day. Actually, she referred to her as Sasha Fierce. I had to google this name. I didn’t know what she was talking about.
Continue reading “Pondering pseudonyms and alter egos”
It was within the last year or so I created some mantras as a reminder to stay focused.
I’ve been struggling with focus recently, so I figured a revisit to my mantras was due.
There are two that deserve mention today.
Continue reading “Step back to propel forward”
A lot has happened in my life recently that I typically don’t divulge on the blog. I could write about it, and in some instances, I may at some point. But writing is a strange creature, to me. My writing mindset has to be *on*. Plus it feels like my words need to rattle around in my brain a little before I can type them out and hurl them into the social internet. Continue reading “Questions about blogging: Are you as curious as I am?”
I was driving with my daughter in the passenger seat yesterday when I saw it. Continue reading “The She Shed dream”
Who wants to play? Let’s start with 8 questions: What is the first action you take when you feel out of control? What do you fear most? If given a chance to rebel against something, what would it be? Are you by nature a jealous person; why or why not? What is your favorite type of weather? Do you see yourself blogging for the foreseeable future? What is one thing you’ve always wanted to try and what has held you back from trying it? You have been given 6 months and an unlimited budget: where do you want to go … Continue reading Inquiring minds want to know – 8 questions
Never have I ever been called Contessa before.
Until today. 😊
Here’s how that came about:
Continue reading “Contessa of the Semicolon”
I woke up this morning intent on finishing part iii of my Derailment series (part i, and part ii) and decided…nah.
I’m sick to death of that topic.
Doesn’t mean I won’t finish it at all; I just need a break. It’s about writing and the challenges I faced during my climb out of the abyss in getting words out of my head and onto a screen. I love writing about writing…even if my actual writing is nothing but drivel. 😉
But that post can wait.
Instead I flipped a switch in my brain to get out of this funk. Seeing sun in the sky on the horizon helps. Several other things attributed to this change in mental focus as well: Continue reading “Fresh start”
This is the continuation of Derailment – the abyss (part i).
As I’m climbing out of my pit, I ponder about my purpose in this life.
It’s a question I keep coming back to. (Never mind that some friends regularly beat me over the head with it.)
Continue reading “Derailment – the purpose”
No one is up. It’s only 7…
I have coffee. Continue reading “Lockdown Easter morning”