There are a lot of things in transition. Still. I’m not complaining. Life is labyrinthine. Being flexible has always been a skill that I’ve tried to cultivate in myself. In times like this, I think about storms. Spending my formative years in Missouri, I saw a lot of storms, especially in the spring and early… Continue reading Thoughts from a late night
Habits are funny things. There was a lot of research I got into about our habits several years ago that still sticks with me to this day. Back then, someone on NPR talked about the “power of three.” That the three-day “hump” of habit-kicking is often the hardest few days to power through, and then… Continue reading Breaking habits, forming new ones
Bonjour! Bienvenue! It has been a few days since I was able to write a blog post. The move took a lot more out of me than what I expected, especially for a self-proclaimed “expert” such as myself. We were without home internet for several days, which meant my online connectivity was limited to what… Continue reading Know Thyself
Have you ever noticed that there can sometimes be a “perfect storm” of ideas that seem to bombard you one right after another? Has your life ever changed, dramatically, in a few short months, shifting your entire worldview? Well, it’s happened to me. It’s happening right now. In my previous post, Discovering Minimalism, I talked… Continue reading A Perfect Storm
“Stagnation is self-abdication.” ― Ryan Talbot The primary mental focus the last few weeks has been on my self-publishing. There are a couple of things I have come to understand in the previous eight months. I am not and will not be ashamed of my work, whether it be romance, science fiction, fantasy, or whatever… Continue reading Closing Time
This summer is going to be fairly busy. It’s kind of my “last hurrah” before I start school in the Fall. I still have the second academic advising session to attend this coming Monday, and a petition underway to get my status changed from a non-resident to a resident so I can get the better… Continue reading Projects, projects, and more projects
Wow, there have been a lot of changes in my life since I last wrote in here. For one, the cleaning business is booming. I can easily say that I’ve tripled–nearly quadrupled!–my cleaning income in the last 60 days. It has been fantastic for my wallet, but tiring as hell on the rest of me.… Continue reading Why, hello again!