I’m pregnant. After 2 years and 11 months of trying, my husband and I finally got a positive pregnancy test. We spent a lot of money on sticks that I had to pee on, went to doctors, had fertility tests (all came back fine), and even tried in vitro. All with no luck. But, as of 2 days ago, we are 17 weeks pregnant. We … Continue reading Pregnancy and the accompanying anecdotes.
One year ago. A look back at the last 365 days. Continue reading One Year Ago
A post about perceptions. Continue reading It’s a fine line between fearlessness and belligerence.
I did something a little wacky. I submitted an article for publication in Brevity Magazine. Now that I’m thinking about it, I don’t know what is crazier: Submitting the article or telling you about all it. The thought of both is making me a little queasy right now. I submitted a short, non-fiction story. And as I think back to when I first started this blog; I would have never had the courage … Continue reading Taking Writing Risks
First, A little back story. I thought of the title for this blog post out of the blue one day. So I quickly opened my WordPress app and typed it in. I hit save, under the Drafts tab. Making absolutely sure that I didn’t accidentally hit the publish button. That is the worst! Publishing something before it’s ready, aaarrgh. It’s awful! Anyway, as I was double checking that … Continue reading A Procrastinator’s Guide To Tackling The To-Do List: Blogging Edition
I started out strong. Just over eight months ago. I was blogging often, having a fairly clear, concise point with each post. The feedback I got was amazing. People told me that what I was writing was relatable and how they looked forward to my posts. But, as the weeks went on, I found myself blogging less and less and less. At one point going more than a month … Continue reading Beginners Bloggers Block
These three “M” words won’t mean much to most, but to me, they are perfectly entwined. For better or worse. A few people have mentioned recently that I hadn’t done a blog post in a while. And they are right in a way. I haven’t done a public blog post in over a month. But, I have been writing. I have a few posts drafted … Continue reading Mischance, Migraines and Milestones