Look, I just... Unflinching optimism just isn't my natural state. And statements of said unflinching optimism, spoken sans irony, bitter sarcasm, or weary sighs do not often from my lips spring forth. But, you know. It's three days before the start of Camp NaNoWriMo, and today's Prep Challenge (found in the Camp Care Package) is … Continue reading I Am a Calm Blue Ocean… of.. Words?
I wrote a small reflection on my past experiences with Camp NaNoWriMo - what my expectations have been, and why I feel like Camp hasn't, in the past, worked for me - and why it makes me a lazy shit. Meh, I guess you have to read it. On that note, thirty poems in thirty … Continue reading Let’s Gather Round the Campfire and Read a Campfire Blog
My son has been sick this week - truth be told, I feel like he's been getting sick, sick, or getting over being sick in a more-or-less perpetual cycle all winter - and the one, single, solitary upside of my poor bubsy being sick is... he naps. Holy sweet Jesus, he actually naps. The ride … Continue reading A-to-Z Writing Challenge Theme Reveal