And You Thought October Would Be Dull Around Here…

photo unsplash.com As a heads up, I have several videos that I made this month about various journals and things that I have made, that I have worked in, and so forth. I think that these videos will be all that I post as my own personal blog posts next month. There will be so …

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September? Already?

Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash Here we are, the gateway to Fall. This is my favorite time of year, when everything in Nature releases all the energy they built up throughout the summer, shedding leaves, burrowing down deep and preparing to face the Winter. This is what this season is for for me, preparing …

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Feeding The Birds

photo unsplash.com Have you ever seen a bird that looks like the one in the picture above? It's called a house finch. We feed the birds, year round, at our house. It gives the cats something to watch--other than the rabbits, the squirrels, random dogs, possums, and racoons. Plus, it keeps our cats away from …

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What Happened In May?

photo unsplash.com May flew by...how was your May? I had some ups -- and a lot of downs. I spent time with my doctor in her office, or at least her assistant, whom I adore. I spent even more time in the emergency room. I spent days and days...and days...crashed out in my chair, recuperating, …

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Angelfish and Aquariums

photo unsplash.com Oh, our fish tank journey has become epic. I have officially looped around and become...my grandfather--and I am proud of it. Although he did raise guppies...guppies in rain barrels... I can still remember the wall of 10 gallon tanks full of fish. I remember sitting there for as long as i was allowed …

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April Fool’s Day

collage created via canva.com I know. April 1st is about jokes and pranks. However, this year, when I heard April Fool's...what I heard was April's Fool...and my first thought went to the Tarot. In the traditional Tarot (think Rider-Waite style decks), the Fool represents new beginnings, faith in the future, and not knowing what to …

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These Prompts Every Other Month

photo unsplash.com If you have been following me this year, you will notice that every other month I have been running a month-long prompt challenge. This is a new thing for me. Typically, for the past decade and more, I have run the weekly prompt every Wednesday. I am going to make a note to …

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