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Past and Pending – Write at the Merge Challenge

Past and Pending ~*~ I took the river road until I reached the end I wrote those words into my song “Lullaby”, but I had never actually taken River Road all the way up.  When Meagan called me looking for an adventure, I thought about the words again. “Let’s go as far North as we […]

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NaNoWriMo: The Glasses Gang

So it’s that time of year again, folks… and this year I’ve decided to publicly be a part of National Novel Writing Month. I am nervous, and frankly, not sure how it will go.  But my boyfriend has expressed interest in a co-created project: one which he could illustrate, and somehow I decided on writing […]

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Meteors

There was a meteor shower last night. It’s still going on, sending burning, beautiful fragments across the sky, but they were at peak visibility last night. We sat on my couch, too hot even under the fan, watching Breaking Bad and touching skin to skin despite the heat. I reminded you of the meteors and […]

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Fit to Sauna

“Cardio”, I write in neon green dry erase marker, then after a pause, add the word “ABS” in all caps. I wanted to be more organized. I cleaned off the dry erase board I hadn’t used since last September (yikes…) and marked the rest of my month in semi-permanent fashion. You see, I just joined […]

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How I Am Feeling

I swallow and my throat is raw and thick with snot. My breath is sharp between my shoulder blades and there is a troll in my upper respiratory tract squeezing tighter and tighter as the night wears on. The inhaler helps a little, and the cough syrup too, though they taste like a dead Christmas […]

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