The Comeback.

It has been years since I properly utilized this blog for what its original intent.  I created this as a place to discuss the challenges of writing and how I overcome them, and while I have had an IMG_20190907_170132_926abundance of challenges, I have certainly NOT been sharing them here. I’m excited to finally be back and am eager to dive into the goodness that is being an aspiring author.
I live in Arizona now, and my goodness, is the heat something I was not expecting.  I’m still getting used to it but I look forward to its end soon as we near the fall months.  While this was a big change from the Nutmeg State I’ve grown up in, I am incredibly excited for this new opportunity and the experiences it will provide me. Continue reading

Loud Noises

October 12, 2017

In honor of the recent Las Vegas shooting, and for all those who have lost their lives in the tragic massacres across the world.  You are not forgotten.

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15 Years Later – In Memory of 9/11.

When 9/11 happened, I was six years old.  I was in my third week as a second grader and that is about all I remember regarding my life at that time.  I remember I got to leave school early.  I remember my mom wouldn’t let me turn on the TV.  I remember everyone whispering around me and my younger brother.

But I don’t remember IT.  It being the thing everyone was trying to keep hidden from us.  We weren’t allowed to know and the adults in our lives tried to preserve our innocence a little longer before they told us a few times, trying to keep us from fearing everything but still trying to get us to understand just how serious this was.

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