Looking Forward to Forty

Looking Forward to Forty

Wow. I’m intense today. If I were a recording artist it would be a good day to cover some Tori Amos or Jeff Beck. This is so real. Never was a cornflake girl. I’ve wanted to be a wise old woman since I was a child. You can tell because I’m turning 39...
Tumbling Tiny: First Trip to Seattle

Tumbling Tiny: First Trip to Seattle

In which I visit Seattle for the first time in February of 2012, bond with some of my favorite tiny house heroes, and enjoy a simply superb weekend. These are the experiences and impressions that poured out when I sat down to write the day after I returned from this...
Write Now

Write Now

I’ve said more than once I don’t have any trouble writing, in fact if anything I write too many words. What I only say to a select few is… what I write usually (almost always) diverges from what I’m “supposed to” be working on....
One Thousand Words On Perspective

One Thousand Words On Perspective

Our perspective arises from within, so we can see things and people out in the world all around us yet are nearly blind to ourselves. Sounds simple, but this is one of the most interesting and agonizing aspects of being human, and insights around it have shifted my...
Working Under Stress

Working Under Stress

A little about me and my life as it is now: I have ADHD – not hyper, just the absent minded professor type. I manage myself in many ways (currently without meds, though I have had doctors try me on a few prescriptions) to stay productive. Fortunately I’m...