I think I’ve given up on my writing goals

The week started out promising. I wrote a blog post on Monday inspired by Just.Be.Enough. But then, I wrote a grocery list, a couple of checks, started posts that never got finished, and edited a 5th grader's paper about discrimination and the book The Cay. So this morning, when I read the Red Writing Hood … Continue reading I think I’ve given up on my writing goals

All the things I used to be

I packed The Tortoise's lunch aggressively this morning, anger bubbling up in my throat until I just couldn't contain it any longer. I had tried to be diplomatic, give her an opportunity to make a better choice about her wardrobe, but the message was just not being received. Or she didn't care. However, I did … Continue reading All the things I used to be