I'm pushing my writing craft post to tomorrow to enjoy the Science Fiction Romance Galaxy Awards today! My TBR pile is sure to grow 🙂 I love learning about new authors and books through these awards. The judges' mini-reviews are so helpful, and it's great to see what stands out most to them. Judges get … Continue reading SFR Galaxy Awards for 2019!
Looking back on my post for the new moon this month, I actually made a lot more progress than I realized! My planners for 2019 are set up (I actually have three of them), and though I haven't mapped out exactly when I'll be working on each writing project, I'm ready to roll with the … Continue reading Cold Moon Goals Progress
However you mark the turning of the wheel of the year, I hope you're all enjoying a bit of down time, lovely food, and nourishing company. Holiday season can mean full schedules and empty energy wells. Around the holidays, it's even more important to me to minimize time with people and activities that draw from … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving Eve!
After writing a post of almost a thousand words about why I haven't really blogged since last year, I finally hit on the epiphany I needed to write this one. The reason I do blog in the first place. Blogging is my favorite way to talk to myself. I know, that sounds weird. I interact … Continue reading Why I Blog
I've written in this space about full moons from time to time, reflecting on the meaning some of my ancestors attributed to each one. This year, I'm trying something different. I'm setting an intention at each new moon, starting today! The new moon today will wax into the Cold Moon on January 1 (what an … Continue reading The Cold Moon
The holiday season is always busy, and I find myself getting lost in to-do lists and missing out on really enjoying the wonderful experiences around me. Every year I tell myself I'll do better the next year, but then forget how exactly I thought I might go about that. This year, I've decided to make … Continue reading Lessons Learned
Happy October, everyone! 😀
There is nothing like holding one of my books in my hands. The smooth texture of the paper, the scent of the ink, and the weight of all those words in tangible form gives me one of the strongest senses of joy and accomplishment I've ever experienced. For as long as I can remember, I've … Continue reading In My Hands
Joyful Autumn Equinox! Merry Mabon!! Happy First day of Fall!!! I can't wait for more leaves to start turning. And for warm cider and hot cocoa and mulled elderberry wine! Fall is my favorite season by far, with Winter coming in second. Knitting, snuggling under blankets with my loved ones, telling each other stories during … Continue reading Joyful Autumn Equinox!
When I set out to write a blog post focusing on things that were making me happy each week, I didn't know what sort of challenges I'd be facing. I didn't know about the incredible and often mind-numbing events that would take place in the world. I also didn't know about the smaller, but much … Continue reading Reviewing a Year of Happiness