I signed up for this online service called Writer’s Work. It is supposed to help me become a better writer. One of the ways it encourages this is to set a words-per-day goal. Since I already started a blog on WordPress, I wanted a way to make sure that if I write words for my… Read More Testing “Writers Work” to “Word Press”
I created this blog to talk about things I didn’t feel like I could talk about as my real life self. The annonimity of writing begind a screen. Maybe someone or many someones elsewhere will read it and feel a connection and not feel so alone for at least that moment. This reminds me of… Read More Depression, Mental Health and Cultural Norms
As a women who’s worked in a largely male-dominated field and let’s face it, male-dominated world, I have understandably become bitter and calloused about how our society treats women. However, there are a lot of cases where “our society” that treats women poorly includes women themselves. I have heard and seen enough women-on-women verbal degradation.… Read More Time for some good old-fashioned feminine values
His name is Tuna. He is a 4-1/2 month old pug. We heard the name Tuna for a dog name a while back and thought it was really funny and cute. His coloring is a little non-traditional for pugs in that right now his entire face is black, not just his muzzle. I’ve heard their… Read More We got a puppy!
I would love it if this life decision/lifestyle was regarded as more “normal” than it is now. Or at least as it is now in the United States. I have travelled quite a bit but it’s hard to tell just from traveling how other cultures view it. In my home state, Colorado, I feel a… Read More This is a movement!
I decided that cleaning my entire bathroom all at once was something I didn’t want to do anymore. So now, I clean just the shower. Then a week later, I clean my toilet. Everything eventually gets cleaned. But I don’t have to smell cleaning agents for more than one item at a time. I don’t… Read More I stopped cleaning my bathroom
If, at any time, you see something on my blog that can be improved, mistakes that are made, help that can be given, please do so! I am brand new at this and want to get better. It is nice being childfree during the holidays. So much less stress. You can enjoy other people’s kids… Read More All Help Appreciated