Although technically it’s not raining here today, it might as well be. It rained most of the weekend, and today is damp, dreary, and cool.
I walk. A lot. I walk to work. I walk my dog. I walk to the store. And as I walk, I see all sorts of things—restaurants, new construction, shops, derelict buildings, historical sites, graveyards, churches, homes, yards, parks, cars going here, cars going there, people walking to and fro, and abandoned items. Continue reading
After a relatively long hiatus, I’ve started dating again. And I’ve been having so.much.fun.
The last time I actively dated was in my early/mid-30s. I went out with some great guys (one in particular who was fantastic), but we were in different places in life with different priorities. And life happened. I got busy focusing on my new career, I moved a couple times (which wasn’t conducive to building a relationship), and several years passed. Continue reading
I have a fascination with words.
A word can convey one meaning or a thousand. Words change, evolve, even die. Word have a kind of power. Continue reading
A friend asked: Could you share some tips for those of us wanting to get into blogging?
Absolutely! And here’s a fun fact: did you know that blog is a truncation of “web log?” A log on the web.
To start, I will say that the interwebs are full of information and advice on getting into blogging. Personally I found some of it helpful, some of it not so much. Some of it I agree with, some I don’t. This is my personal considerations, suggestions, and tips for starting up your own blog. (And if you blog, feel free to comment below with your tips and suggestions.) Just remember, there’s no one right way to blog. Continue reading
Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about beginnings and endings. And then this quote from the movie Hope Floats popped into my head. (Sometimes it weirds me out how my brain works, but I digress.)