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Head Space: A Ramble From a Momentarily Depressed & Angry Author

I've been home from vacation for almost two weeks and it's been...tough. For several reasons: Horrible eye strain Mood swings Thoughts on mortality Attempting to juggle multiple outlines for new projects while thinking about a WIP I'm almost done with My mom, who is ill The end of July to present has felt like a… Continue reading Head Space: A Ramble From a Momentarily Depressed & Angry Author

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Reflecting Briefly: Life, Loss, Love

April is almost at its end. It's been a whirlwind year for me thus far.  So here I am in Spain. It's almost 1:30 a.m. I feel...calm. So I'm going to reflect on things I feel have been the most important or impactful to me in the last few months. I have improved as a… Continue reading Reflecting Briefly: Life, Loss, Love

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On Losing a Pet

This is one of those posts that no one ever wants to write, but here I am, doing so in hopes of achieving some sort of catharsis. Let me preface what's to come by saying I have lost pets before, and no matter how many times you go through it, it's never easy. That being… Continue reading On Losing a Pet

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In Memoriam: Ursula Le Guin

*Written January 25th, 2018 When news broke a couple of days ago my first reactions were shock and disbelief. Surely I had misread the title of that article. But as I lingered on it, reality set in and I was hit with an overwhelming wave of sadness and sorrow. I don't shed tears very often;… Continue reading In Memoriam: Ursula Le Guin