Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 63

"In Februarywinter can sometimes lose her magicthe earth had stood frozen and coldand hard for nights and longer nightsand days and grey filled daysall the grass and all the dirt crunches beneath your salt-stained bootsand there is ice on the pavement and snow on top of itand snow and snow and snow" I wrote that … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 63

Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 62

I haven't done one of these Saturday Morning Posts in a while. Originally, I was going to do a Wednesday post. I'm deep in the editing swamps, and I had a lot of "editing" thoughts on my mind, so I thought I would write something like, "things to look for when editing - including bilocating … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 62

I only come out during Halloween at midnight

(Once more I come back to apologize for not posting consistently. I also have dropped the ball on Instagram once again, but I have "thoughts" on that, and I also have like commented and....two people's blog this month. Sorry guys. This year has been very wonky for me but that's a whole other post.) I'm … Continue reading I only come out during Halloween at midnight

Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 61

1. September 22nd. It's officially fall. And it couldn't be a better first, fall morning at 8am. It's dark and deeply overcast. It's cool, and already there are brown leaves scattered across the lawn. The rain is steady, soft drifts of it coming down. It patters with a metallic thunk on the cars, drips and … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 61

Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 60

1. I think contentedness is better than happiness. Or maybe I simple prefer the word content to happy. Both are emotions. But happiness evokes a evokes a certain vibe, a style, an emotion that demands certain mannerisms. Happiness is energy. Happiness is yellow. Happiness can feel frail, always on the verge of flying away, forgetting … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 60

thoughts from a writer melted by summer

Summer 2020 sucked. Summer 2021 has sucked in its own way too, not least because of the constant cycle of disasters world over and the stream of bad news. Though we may not have had murder hornets this year, we did have people trying to convince us to eat cicadas. The amount of creativity I've … Continue reading thoughts from a writer melted by summer

a fall mood blog for all us freaks buying pumpkins in august

I uh....love fall (on the Buzzfeed quiz I got 100% autumn) If I could enter through a pumpkin portal into a perpetually fall world, I would and I would stay there (with an occasional vacation because I also like being warm). (Also, please understand that though my love for fall is endless and knows no … Continue reading a fall mood blog for all us freaks buying pumpkins in august

Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 57

1. It's super duper windy today at the lake. In general it’s been very windy lately. I like wind. I like watching the trees bend and seeing the leaves fold over themselves, like they’re ducking for cover. Strong wind feels like a warning, and a lot of times it is. If anything in nature could … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 57