The Mud

I promised ups and downs here, so I guess this is part of it!  Lately, I have been feeling really productive; that fresh feeling you get at the beginning of the school year, with crisp fall leaves and the coffee and optimism to fuel this for what seems like forever... BUT IT'S THE MIDDLE OF …

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“Strike that. Reverse it.”: A Recap

Don't know the last time I posted, probably should have checked prior to writing if I was going to mention it this way... probably will after I write this then leave it as is because I'm stubborn about my truths. I don't know if this will travel sideways, slantways, longways, or backways (wow, already two Wonka references …

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Make a Difference in *Your Own* Life

Whenever we talk about making a difference, we aim the effort toward external entities.... "the world," "the lives of others," etc.  While I won't deny that this is noble and often necessary, what I will say is that we aren't entirely getting the point.  Instead, we have a whole separate term for making a difference in …

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Interpreting: Convenience

Convenience: wearing clothes I already own. Are they suitable for the weather? Do I feel confident in them? Do they reflect who I am? I don't think about it. Convenience: taking the path of least resistance. Am I taking the most logical route? Is crossing the street really going to slow me down that much? Is walking through …

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