I haven’t had it in me lately, which is bugging me, but nothing changes. So, clearly, it’s not bugging me enough. I have plenty of options [i.e. stacks of books], but I’m not motivated to immerse myself in a new world. I think it’s because I’ve been immersing myself in my own new world. This writing project is wonderful. Wonderful and slightly aggravating. But … Read More I haven’t been reading.
I had a few leads on jobs, but none have worked out. One in particular was disappointing; it took me a couple days to get over it. And even now when I think about it, I feel a twinge of sadness. But, as people in my life have said, there will be other jobs! I’m trying to stay positive. It obviously wasn’t meant to … Read More I’m happy to report that I’ve been pretty busy these last few weeks.
Well, I graduated. What a load off my back (and mind) that is. My college career came to an end on May 10, 2019, assuming I don’t go for a graduate degree. The very idea turns my stomach, but I did find out that Masters degrees in creative writing are real, so who knows what the future holds. My degree title is as follows: … Read More Summer, Sunshine, and Perpetual Self-Discovery
I’m sure there are folks who frequent them much more than I ever did, but, in my social circle, it was something I was known for. I was good-naturedly teased because of it. If there was a book sale in my general area, I knew about it and was probably going to it. I would schedule time in my day, like an entire morning … Read More I used to be the queen of used book sales.
At one point, it seemed really far off, and now it’s like oh crap. I crossed off a pretty good amount of things on my summer bucket list, plus some that weren’t on the list: I got my nose re-pierced; that was number one. I tried to learn the Time Warp, the main dance from Rocky Horror. I read a lot during the first … Read More Here we are. The last week of summer break before the new semester starts.