Book, Motherhood, Poetry

Childhood’s Last Summer—My First Short Story—Has Launched

My first short story launched on Amazon on Thursday. I was incredibly touched by the messages and reviews from friends, acquaintances, and strangers. It feels good when someone you barely know buys your story. You know they're not buying it because you're family. Here are some of the reviews and tweets.     If you want [...]

the power of focus
Life, Poetry

To Cut Loose a Thousand Half-Committed Endeavours

I hope to do less Not more. To pour into each thought and moment My whole self. So that the day is full of fully completed experiences. Not hurried, tense moments. I hope to let go. To cut loose A thousand half-committed endeavours. To free them to find another life. To leave behind them— Calm. [...]