This winter has been long stretches of "don't wanna" doldrums combined with sudden bursts of excitement and adventure. The lack of snow has been deeply felt, and I haven't even been able to go visit it in the mountains. I hope to go snowshoeing before the vernal equinox but I guess we'll see. A few… Continue reading Hibernating/Stretching my wings
Here is the next batch of belated poems. The end of the month is so very close! Winter/Spring I brace myself before I even open the door: against the chill that seeps in at every point, no matter how I try. Stepping out into winter, bundled up, huddling into my layers. Chill air perfectly clear,… Continue reading Next Batch of Poems
I am so bad at being a blogger! ;-p I get so wrapped up in the doing and the day job that I forget to blog about the things I am creating and doing. I have a back-log of poems from the month and I'll be posting them a handful a day as the month… Continue reading Belated poetry and a Happy Thanksgiving!
For my third poem of the month I wanted to try some "found" poetry based on what I experience and overhear each day working with 4th graders. I hope it is as humorous to others as it is to me. :-p A Day in the 4th Grade The best part of a weekend can be… Continue reading November 3rd&4th Poems
In past years I have participated in National Novel Writing Month. I love it, it's so much fun. The concept of abandon and writerly adventure is one I strongly agree with. However, my track record is not that great. November is an iffy month for me to have extra time for creative endeavors. I've won NaNoWriMo… Continue reading NaNoWriMo-ish