Voices

June 3, 2020

Finally. FINALLY, pain is being acknowledged. It’s about time the collective gets the memo that BIPOC have been broadcasting for hundreds of years. blm_hi: It’s such a relief. I’m so grateful. Now is the time to hear those voices. Now is the time to read those memos. There are millions […]

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Counting

June 1, 2020

Counting stars and reaching them. Counting years and extending them. Counting lives and saving them. Counting moments and preserving them. At the end of a weekend full of words and tears and laughter and grieving and creating and destroying and endless commentary, I add a few more words here as […]

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Day, uh, 6.

May 30, 2020

Well, it’s kind of Day 6. Technically, it’s now Saturday which is Day 7, but as I have not slept yet, this is only TECHNICALLY Saturday. Real Saturday starts after Friday, which doesn’t end until I go night-night. So. Yes. It’s still Friday. And I’m writing because despite my having […]

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Day 3.

May 26, 2020

Hi Blog, Whassup? Don’t know if anyone else noticed, but this has been the l.o.n.g.e.s.t. day ever. This morning I had seriously done like 10 big things, looked at the clock expecting it to be at least 10:30… And it wasn’t even 9am yet. So then I had that Tangled […]

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Day 2. Oh baby!

May 25, 2020

Boom! Did it, y’all! I survived the post-breakfast checking reflex. I made it through the 4pm slug hour. AND I stayed strong through the bedtime routine. 24 hours of no Facebook. *happy dancing! woot woot! I rewarded myself with a search for funny memes. Okay okay, it wasn’t a reward. […]

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Day 1

May 24, 2020

Today is the first official day of my 40-Day Break from Social Media. …Except that I totally didn’t make it the whole day. Darnit. What happened? Bedtime for the 7yo happened, and without even thinking, I found myself opening the browser on my phone and checking those notifications. Oh, look, […]

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Clean slate

April 7, 2020

Blank page. New chapter. Hello, blog. It’s been awhile. Like, officially over a year now. What a fascinating time to be alive. What a strange sort of apocalypse. What in the world am I going to do with you? I have no idea. Zero. Zilch. Nada. Goose eggs. The moon […]

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