Poetic Genius – Mary Oliver Interview

Poetic Genius – Mary Oliver Interview

I have always had a romantic notion of being a poet.  As an angst-filled teenager I scribbled furiously in journal after journal trying to gather feelings into words that seemed not to exist. Then one day I realized that poetry is not written, but rather gives birth to itself through me.  If I surrender to […]

My Anti-Resolution List 2015

My Anti-Resolution List 2015

Well here we are again…at the cusp of a new year with a list of resolutions ready to make fools of us all.  I don’t know about you, but I totally suck at keeping resolutions.  Whether it’s because I set my goals too high or I’m unrealistic about my time management skills, I always disappoint […]

The Inspiration Challenge

The Inspiration Challenge

Yeah, yeah….I know…I hear you grumbling.  A challenge?  Aren’t there enough people dumping ice over their heads?  I’m not against the ALS ice water challenge at all.  I just hope all of these people are also donating to the cause, not just catching pneumonia to spread awareness. Anyway…has anyone ever told you that you inspire […]

You Can Do This!

You Can Do This!

Sometimes I arrive to this empty WordPress space inspired and ready to share a message.  Sometimes I am overcome with emotion and need a place to let those pesky feelings vent.  Sometimes it is a platform to convince myself that I’m okay, that everything will be okay and give myself a sort of “cyber” pep […]