the leap…

I wrote a big piece about the loss of Luke Perry and the more I read it, I just didn’t feel it was sharable… I’ll just say that it is a really sad loss. I am wrapping up my New Mexico adventure. It has been one of those full circle things that will leave me … More the leap…

Melt…

We recently heard the history of St. Valentine and honestly, I feel like this is the ultimate romantic story. How has this not inspired a major motion picture? How is this NOT a story I had heard, ever, in the history of all Valentine’s days, school parties, etc??? I have never been much of a … More Melt…

To Build…

It is Friday and that means I am again linking up with several lovely writers over at Kate’s Five Minute Friday spot! (If you aren’t familiar, every friday we free-write for just FIVE minutes, prompted by one word. This week’s word is BUILD.) ~ The foundation was shaky, shattered, torn. I was broken, this I … More To Build…

She sparks joy…

February feels a lot like these sun-rays, peeking out from behind this tree. Is it time yet? She softly asks, and with a resounding YES, we who are Janu-weary come together and urge February out of hiding… The thing is, even though I am now a resident of Pennsylvania, I’ll be honest- I don’t believe … More She sparks joy…