I am perplexed continuously by this year’s inability to finish a well thought out idea. Have I put things down on a page? Yes, and have I completed certain tasks as a writer, yes…okay. I suppose. But bravery! Where are you? I am coming to the realization year after year that the reason I am […]Read More 2017 closes & something about bravery
I don’t know about y’alls, but without a cup of Joe – it’s hard for me to focus on a single topic. My many inner characters all start chattering at once, and I need a cup of cafecito to help me get in gear…or at least to help me hone in on one idea. So […]Read More Coffee vs. Inspiration
Meh. I am growing up Blog Land. And more than that, I am getting to that point in my age when coming home early to catch a movie on: Netflix/Hulu Plus/my VHS collection – has gotten pretty exciting. I have already skipped out on a couple of bar chat events. I walk up to them, […]Read More Moved in with the Boyfriend and Getting Fat, so I’m going to WRITE again.
I spent the last two days reconnecting with family. You know, getting back to my roots and arriving at a conclusion as to why I had moved six hours away from them. The reason is because one of my gigs in the East Bay ends in April, and I have to decide if I should […]Read More My family and their close relationship to my sanity
I don’t know about you, but I’ve been getting some pretty gnarly dreams lately. But who cares, right?! Dreams, nightmares, the other world—if you will—are AweSOME!! Why? Because I find that dreams have the power to inspire a spark in an artist. Once I woke up and wrote a song based on some words and […]Read More Dream, dream, dream…
Blogland, Did you know that ladybugs are lucky? Well, at least it’s a belief they share here in the US of A. I found that out about a year ago when I accidentally took one home with me. I found it in my notebook sleeping by the metal spirals the next day. It stayed with […]Read More Symbolism, re: LADYBUGS & HP SNAKES
There is something absolutely gratifying about being able to reunite with people you’ve had really cool experiences with. Today, I met up with the Paris peeps; also known as the group that I went to Paris with. It felt like a fresh breath of air being around them today. We talked about our trip openly […]Read More Reunions or RE: Inspirational People
Dear Writers of the world (aka WordPress World), I moved back to Los Angeles to spend time with family before going to Paris in July this summer. Yup–yup, I am back in little Peru with mom, sister, brother, stepdad and the Hollywood smog. Today is day three, what can I do besides call old friends […]Read More 80 Degrees & Drowning in Memories