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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For The Birds–And The Cats

photo unsplash.com      My cats love to stare out the window.  More than one has slammed into a window trying to catch something.  A bird.  A squirrel…although the squirrels holler back and frequently tease the cats through the windows (and the dogs by running along the top edge of the fence—among other things)…now again the …

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Prepping And Planning

photo from unsplash.com And so, the New Year begins. I have no reason to jump on the resolution bandwagon.  I have no need of that. This is a year, for me anyway, of goal making…and for reaching those goals. I am still enjoying the hybrid-bujo style planner I have been using for the past few …

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What is Going On Behind The Scenes

photo from unsplash.com So, I have been making a lot of plans behind the scenes here—and I am also quite grateful to Ryder Carroll and to the entire bujo community at large.  I am not sure I would be able to keep up with myself as much as I do (which is not always as …

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Not At All Where I Intended To Go–But Sharing Anyway

photo taken from unsplash.com I am an ordained non-denominational cleric (priest, priestess, reverend, minister, whatever you feel the need to insert here is fine with me – for now). I have been for more than twenty years now, although that is 1 not my first ordination nor is it 2 my only ordination. I have …

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The Great Santa Cookie Debate

photo taken from unsplash.com There is an on-going debate in our house currently: what are Santa’s favorite cookies? This has never really been a debate before because we normally do not leave cookies out for anyone…dogs will snarf them up…cats will snarf them up…I’m serious. When I was a kid, I remember leaving out cookies, …

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