Monthly Archives: January 2014

To Mac or Not to Mac

My precious laptop died this week, leaving me with a tough decision: To Mac or not to Mac? I resisted the urge to sprint to the nearest electronics store to buy whatever laptop had the best sale. That philosophy always … Continue reading

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Writing, Mental Illness, and Creativity

This week I want to share two powerful blog posts about writers, creativity, and mental illness.    First, a brave series of posts by author Sarah McCarry on writing and mental illness – Working: An Interview Project. Second, a post … Continue reading

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Learn to Let Go

A month ago I would’ve said my schedule was pretty typical for the mother of an elementary school kid.   The mornings can be stressful, dodging temper tantrum landmines while prodding your sleepy child towards the school bus stop on … Continue reading

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New Year’s Reflections

Usually I devote January to journaling and developing resolutions.  The writer in me can’t resist.  What are my hopes and dreams, not just for myself but also for my daughter?  How can I work smarter and harder this year to … Continue reading

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