Monthly Archives: January 2015

Project Dominican Republic

Next year, I’ll be taking a vacation in the Dominican Republic. This is a trip that I ordinarily wouldn’t have taken, but I’ve got a year to pay for it and the airfare. And I haven’t been on a real … Continue reading

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The Laundry Mat

There’s something strangely hypnotic about watching my clothes dry.  The clothes going round and around and around, spinning and spinning and (oops, I’ve made myself dizzy). The spinning clothes pulls me into a trance of some sort. And soon the … Continue reading

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Pens and Pencils

When was the last time you wrote something substantive — a letter, a story, a journal entry, etc. — by hand? Could you ever imagine returning to a pre-keyboard era? I grew up in the 70’s and 80’s right before … Continue reading

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One More Time — Goals

This year has not been off to the best start. It has thrown me so far off schedule and I’m struggling to catch up. School has started again, so I’m up to my elbows in schoolwork: reading and writing and … Continue reading

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My 2015 so far

So 2015 isn’t off to the best start. The weekend before I returned to work after 2 weeks off, my boyfriend needed to go to the emergency room the evening of January 3, 2015 because it was painful to use … Continue reading

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