Endings and beginnings

Endings and beginnings

I was reading a story recently written by a widow who was going to remarry. She was explaining the collision of joy and sorrow on her wedding day. She was getting ready to marry someone she loved deeply, but at the same time still suffering from the pain in her heart...
Losing my identity

Losing my identity

A few weeks ago, I got a phone call from a credit card company. I let it go to voice mail, assuming it was a telemarketer. When they called back the next day, they alerted me that more than $1,000 worth of merchandise had been charged to a store credit card I had not...
What I loved in January

What I loved in January

We survived! The Polar Vortex is releasing its grip, and we made it through the longest, most brutal month of the year. I’m really not a big fan of January. Maybe that’s why I feel the need to pack the month full of things I DO love. At the end of every...
Five ideas to get started with an art journal

Five ideas to get started with an art journal

Maybe you read my last post about starting an art journal — or creative journal — and you want to get started. But if you are like me, you are afraid you wouldn’t know how to begin! I’ve noticed that every day, I seem to get more and more ideas of what I...