Short Stories & NaNoWriMo 2016

Ahh, National Novel Writing Month. Twenty or so days into the month, I was struggling for finding words for my novel. I started this short story below, because I needed something fresh to write. In the end, I won NaNoWriMo 2016 and this short story helped me on my 2016 Novel, Tilt.  Now since I've gone …

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End of January’s Gardening Tips

     We maybe in the dead of Winter, but planning for the upcoming season can help fight around this slow season of gardening.      I actually started gardening head on in the Spring of 2014.I live in my Grandmother's house, and this is the same house I truly began to learn how to …

Book review of “The Road Less Traveled: A Story of Love, Pain, Hope, and Everything In-Between”

This book review is not done for profit on my end. This book review is done because I enjoy doing book reviews... The header photo was waywardly taken at Starbucks, just FYI. I was asked last week how Elizabeth got away with having a similar title to the famous poem written by Robert Frost. She's …

Reflections after a rally.

Today, I participated in something I had never thought I would; or could. "We Shall Over comb" was the signage winner at the capitol today. This weekend has involved a lot of political riots, protests, and rallies across the United States. Today multiple cities held their own Women's March rally. Now, as someone who deals …

Officially Official!

While I actually accomplished this two weeks ago, I am still head over heels over me accomplishing my dreams.  Back in 2014, I started this blog as a way to reach out to audiences about mental health, and just to expand my horizon on writing. Then, in 2015  I participated in National Novel Writing Month, …

I’m depressed and I’m doing just fine.

Two months ago, I was going to write on this very subject, but all I could write was the headline. I took the header photo back in December while walking through the gardens that's downtown. I don't know whats worse: depression or anxiety. Both are intertwined. One can offset the other in a moments notice. …