Bursting Forth

Bursting Forth: Thank You, Pandemic

    I've had to convince myself, more than once, that it's OK to feel joy at how things turned out for me as a result of the pandemic. For a while there, I felt guilty and didn't want to say out loud that my life is better now than it's ever been.  After all, … Continue reading Bursting Forth: Thank You, Pandemic

Reflection

Who Else is This Blog For?

    I want to add to my intro post that this blog is also for people who feel like they never do anything right feel like they speak thoughtlessly feel that they hurt people’s feelings feel like they make fools of themselves when they’re out in public and who invariably end up apologizing to … Continue reading Who Else is This Blog For?

Looking Up

A Dream Changed My Real Life

I have to record this dream because it’s driving me bonkers.  I can’t stop thinking about it.  I don’t remember everything about it anymore but I know that it caused an enormous and most likely permanent change in my thinking and my life.   I was in a store and I had to buy a … Continue reading A Dream Changed My Real Life

Broken Heart

Intro to Art: Broken Heart with Buttons and Beads

   So sometimes I make stuff. I guess I’m supposed to call it art ... except that I’m not an artist. Oddly, I’ve always felt like I’m supposed to be an artist.  I even have a room with a ton of crap for making things, just in case the apocalypse comes and I can never go … Continue reading Intro to Art: Broken Heart with Buttons and Beads