The Ghost Diaries: Six Months (#4)

March 27, 2018 Six Months Old ...HOW? I swear he was just a little baby like yesterday, but no they grow and shepherds grow FAST. I didn't really know what to expect as I have never had such a large dog before, but he's definitely a force to be reckoned with. Although, he is still … Continue reading The Ghost Diaries: Six Months (#4)

Mindful Monday: Nostalgia and Regrets

March 5, 2018 “The past is a candle at great distance: too close to let you quit, too far to comfort you.” ― Amy Bloom, Away I talk about Washington a lot... However, I don't seem to talk about the experiences I had while I was there. It's strange, half of my life was spent … Continue reading Mindful Monday: Nostalgia and Regrets

Rain Welcomes 2018 And Other Writer Things

January 9, 2018 “I woke to the sound of rain.” ― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar And I did...at 2:30 AM. A storm is upon Southern California and while some people may not welcome the dreary weather, I embrace it with open arms. There is nothing better to me than a thunderstorm that just blocks … Continue reading Rain Welcomes 2018 And Other Writer Things

The Ghost Diaries: One Month (#2)

December 19, 2017 “People love dogs. You can never go wrong adding a dog to the story.” ― Jim Butcher, White Night Well, one month ago, my story got a lot better. Yes, it has been a month since I picked up my little Direwolf from the airport and to be honest, it has been … Continue reading The Ghost Diaries: One Month (#2)

The Ghost Diaries: The Beginning

November 28, 2017 "The runt of the litter, that one's your Snow." - Game of Thrones And thus I embark (bark ha!) on a journey with a small fluffy wolf by my side. Today marks a little bit after the first week with the little love that is known as Ghost. I haven't written about … Continue reading The Ghost Diaries: The Beginning

Thursday Thoughts: Are You A Seasonal Reader?

September 21, 2017 “Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Summer has come and gone and Fall has taken its place. Now does this change your reading habits? The change in seasons tend … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Are You A Seasonal Reader?

August Thoughts: 2017

August 31, 2017 “The month of August had turned into a griddle where the days just lay there and sizzled.” ― Sue Monk Kidd, The Secret Life of Bees Eight months down, four to go... Then again, it doesn't really work like that, does it? The year is a never ending loop of promised days … Continue reading August Thoughts: 2017