When I was young, I wanted to go to Harvard. I don’t know why or how the idea got in my head, but it did. I knew Harvard was a prestigious place where all the smartest people went.
Well, that sounds good to me, I thought.
Continue reading “Allow Yourself to Adapt Your Ambitions”
My husband and I spent eleven weeks training, only to wake up at 3:10 a.m. one July morning for our first triathlon. A million questions ran through my bleary, nervous mind. But most pressing were these: Did we do enough? Would we cross the finish line?
Continue reading “My First Triathlon: Sprinting to Triumph”
Since posing the submit x 100 challenge to myself, I’ve had to scour literary magazines to not just get familiar with them, but also consider whether to send my work. One of the unexpected benefits is that I’m finding great poetry!
There’s no reason to keep this good stuff to myself. So today I’m sharing four poems I found and enjoyed. Check them out.
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It’s been a while since I posted. To be honest, I tend to overthink this whole blog thing.
So, let’s catch up! Here are a few highlights from my life since February.
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This is coming to you a bit late, but for this Valentine’s Day 2019 I wanted to share with you a few of my favorite love poems. Enjoy!
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2019 has seen me reading like a fiend. My goal this year is to read 25 books, but entering the early days of February, I’m well ahead of schedule with no plans for stopping.
Continue reading “Revitalizing My Reading Habit”
Here’s wishing you a happy holiday season this year!
Continue reading “Happy Holidays 2018!”
Thanksgiving 2018 has arrived! It’s that special time of year again–time to gather round those you love and give thanks. I sure have plenty to be thankful for this year. Here are some of the things I’m grateful for, in no special order.
Continue reading “Happy Thanksgiving, 2018!”
A couple times a year, I get the itch… the itch to resubscribe to World of Warcraft. Last week, I gave in.
Continue reading “When World of Warcraft Drags You Back”
It won’t come as a surprise to anyone, but living with untreated sleep apnea is utterly exhausting. Unfortunately, treating it can be pretty annoying, too. Continue reading “The Inconvenience of Treating Sleep Apnea”