I imagine you, Ms. Yates, sitting in your office staring down at papers issued forth from hate. I imagine the thoughts in your head, the turmoil as you wonder what to do, knowing that to do anything less than defend the rights of the underserved would be an injustice; knowing that to do what you… Continue reading Ode to Sally Yates
I took part in a writing prompt last week and ended up getting a blog out of it. The prompt was: “What scares you a little? What do you feel when you’re scared? How do you react?” I got a bit of word salad out of it, but I thought I’d share my stream-of-consciousness with… Continue reading What are You Afraid of?
A little bit of poetry for my blog update this week. Some of these words started filtering through my mind on one of my trips to work last week.
I currently have four drafts just sitting in my draft box waiting for my attention, but I can’t seem to focus on them. This isn’t surprising considering they’ve been in there for months and have received the exact same amount of attention all year. I could blame it on the weather, or feeling tired, or… Continue reading Puppy Love
“This year’s going to be better than the last year.” That’s a phrase that I hear all the time – one I’ve even used myself. Sometimes it might even be true. It is no surprise that some years really are just not that good, and though I’m all for positive thinking and stating those thoughts… Continue reading Another New Year