I am 50 posts into my blogging career/life/habit and I am not surprised that this moment has weight for me. I have failed at a blog at least two times. … Continue reading 50 Posts In: What Have I Learned?
Here are some more things I have learned during this pandemic. Get to the store early/ period. more stock. fewer people. less chance of infection or missing out on toilet … Continue reading Shutdown 2020: What Have I Learned? (Part 2)
What have I learned, staying home by myself and not interacting with anyone in person, keeping six feet between me and anyone else when in public or at work, stocking … Continue reading Shutdown 2020: What Have I Learned? (Part 1)
I was scanning headlines and lead paragraphs today and I came across this sentence: Social distancing is the norm. Is it the norm? Does it feel normal to you? It … Continue reading Is This The Norm?
My mother is my favorite girl, my biggest supporter. She has been with me, loving me, wishing and praying for the best for me all my life. I am blessed … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day
Amazon decreased its commissions for its affiliate members and that is a real setback for me. And, not just for me, but for maybe the majority of its two million … Continue reading That Didn’t Go As Planned (Part 2): What Did I Learn?
i had planned to do my second affiliate post from Amazon for Mother’s Day. Something simple and sweet, you know, special gifts for Mother’s Day, some of the best gifts … Continue reading That Didn’t Go As Planned (Part 1)
Piano, an ode to Amanda’s song.We had written one about each other.I, as if she were my muse, right or wrong;She, as if I were her dearest brother,Only. Hers was … Continue reading Ode To Amanda (Sonnet, 2014)
I’ve had this thought for a while and I have tried not to say it to anyone, family, friend, coworker, or stranger, for any reason. But, as we all process … Continue reading This Is How Easy It Is
This is just a quick post to keep my promise to myself to post regularly until, hopefully, a habit develops. I have heard it said twice, maybe three times that … Continue reading Writing Advice: Preaching To Myself
Solitude has many great uses, especially if you like being alone. It re-energizes. It gives you a break from other people and their rules, expectations, problems, and personalities. It gives … Continue reading COVID-19 Is Stealing My Peace
My medical interactions were done differently, before the pandemic. Back then (last year), I’d show up at the hospital at least thirty minutes before my appointment and pay my copay … Continue reading Medicine At A Distance: My Health Update