Lately I’ve had far too many different creative inspirations and projects going through my head nonstop. I’m loving it as well as a bit overwhelmed by it. Yet when it came to writing a poem for this week’s blog, I was struggling so much. I couldn’t focus. I didn’t like what I was writing. What … Continue reading Do Not Look
A couple weeks ago, I was trying to finish a blog post that I had been excited about for weeks, but then when I sat down to write it, and later to finish it, I couldn’t think of a single example or word that I had been wanting to use. My mind was blank. I … Continue reading Around the Block
Airport Carpet Green, blue, and cream swirls and angles swarm around my toes and feet as new winds try to sweep me away, grasping at my hands, my hair, my mind, my feet. The whimsy and wonder of air in my lungs, around my soul, bring a smile to my face that can’t be contained … Continue reading Airport Carpet
It's been a really long time since I've posted anything. I have no excuses, and also no apologies. It's been a truly crazy year, and I simply haven't kept writing as one of my top priorities. But sometimes I just feel inspired and motivated, and I wrote this poem during one of those spells. I … Continue reading Poem: Take a Soft Step Back
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. The twists, the turns, the lifts, the dives. It all comes at different speeds, at different levels, at different needs. Once you think you’ve caught your breath, you’re off again. A completely new adventure. Sometimes the water fills your lungs— your world turns dark. At others, your eyes … Continue reading What Do You Do?
I think everyone knows the struggle of setting goals. Whether it be writing, exercise, reading, creating, or monetary goals, we can’t seem to stop ourselves from creating giant mile markers in our lives. We usually set the goals when we’re feeling on top of everything and ready to tackle the world, but we don’t often … Continue reading Setting Goals
The golden hues and raging reds fill the skies before they’re dead. A vast blank page left laying out for everyone to see in doubt. When light seems bright but life seems gone, remember to look at the dawn, where the hidden growth shines deep below the snow, and the brown and orange give way to … Continue reading White Colours
Yellow sun rising as a silken thread is spun through the air, through twists and turns, ups and downs, slides and glides. The words form slowly, gently. Their cursive leaves longing, turning circles round the room for the unspoken thoughts of smiles and glances. Yellow tides rising as a cotton yarn floats among unified breath, … Continue reading Yellow Signs Rising