18 of 91: Tomatoes

This morning we were cuddled in bed. Daughter in the middle. Husband and I on either side of her. Dog pouring across the whole bed. Daughter looked up and pointed at the ceiling fan. “I’m going to put a tomato on each one of those.” “A tomato on each blade of the fan?” I looked […]

17 of 91: Follow

“The universe is a stage on which your mind dances with your body, guided by your heart.” This quote was on the teabag I grabbed last night. I’ve been nursing a cold and all I wanted was a mug of tea and a book to read. I set the tiny sheet of paper on my desk, […]

14 of 91: Day 3

It’s the third day of the year. And if I had been more dedicated to this 91 words for 91 days thing I would be on post #14. So, here goes…  The house is quiet. Husband and Daughter are at hockey. I’m nursing a cold and didn’t want to share my germs with 18 little girls. […]


It’s the second day of the year. My Writing Dangerously book asked me to create a space today. Find a regular time to write. A regular place. My life is too busy and chaotic to actually schedule time, but here I am. At 830 in the morning on a Friday. We are all still on […]

Happy New Year!

It’s 12:14 in the morning and I am listening to fireworks. From the neighbors. And I wish I knew which neighbors, but I don’t. So I’ll stay inside and talk to you. It’s loud out there. And cold. If it was warmer I’d be tempted to go yell at someone. But now, here in the […]