A Recommitment to Creativity

With my last post appearing in July of 2020, I really thought maybe the pandemic was the end of this blog. Creativity was drying up. The urge to connect was drained by the Zoom calls and Facetimes I was forced to use just to connect with those closest to me. It felt as though I …

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A Lesson in Idleness

I didn't think I'd actually get here. Each time I thought to write a blog post I was either exhausted from working a long day, exhausted from the news, exhausted from nothing really. Why was I so tired? And then I got sick and that created a couple weeks of new uncertainties. I am happy …

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How I Get It Done – Scheduling, Sleeping, Always Eating

Something I enjoy reading is The Cut's "How I Get it Done", a column where they interview a successful woman on how, well, she gets it all done. I love max efficiency. I love plans. I love guiding principles. I'm a Virgo Rising and it's the only thing that keeps my life from descending into …

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How to Stay Motivated – Yes, even when you’re hungover

If you spend your mornings at work like most Americans, last week you were definitely reading the news and came across multiple stories that claim January 12th is the official day most people quit their resolutions. Yikes-- considering there is a lot of research around 30 days being the amount of time it takes to …

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How to Emotionally Close Out a Decade (2009-2019)

A decade closeout. Everyone's doing it, but I'm being sloppy and working it out here in the moment instead of tailoring it. Sort of like a throwback to Livejournal. Do you remember LJ? The golden years of blogging where you would say whatever you want, whenever. Being THAT un-curated is truly freeing... so here I …

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