they force us to be what they expect us to be.  even worse is how we become it. I have considered lately the many times I’ve been “put in my place” given a role to fill and little else yet attempts made to convince me all of this is great and I should be thankful … More dash


I realize the title of this entry isn’t an especially creative one.  But let’s be realistic.  Everybody eats. I’m reading a book by Shauna Niequist entitled, Bittersweet.  In it, she talks a bunch about food.  That’s not at all the subject of the book.  Yet in many ways it is.  Because so much happens around … More food

a blank canvas

Tonight I find myself alone.  Not necessarily by choice, but by circumstance.  But I’m choosing not to complain.  I’m instead deciding to utilize the time in doing things I enjoy. Yesterday I bought a canvas with the intent of creating a wall hanging for my bathroom.  There’s a piece of wall up there that I’ve … More a blank canvas