planner notes

this month, I finally got a handle on how to use my planner. if you can recall, I got this planner in july. at first I tried to use it like a traditional planner. then I tried to get all creative and such but none of those things worked.  it all came to a head in October when I did not […]


(maybe) back to life

if you sit at the desk long enough I don’t know what you will find maybe the world of darkness and light, that the poets speak of or maybe just a desk full of empty space   if you go out into the world long enough I don’t know what you will find maybe heartache rage and hopeful faces or […]



“you are whole. you are complete. Perfectly just as you are. today and always you are enough.” — shannon moyer-szememeyei


make your life

make your life a celebration of something– something beautiful. something soaked in fierceness and truth. something dancing with gloriousness. something that makes your spirit feel bigger. brighter.   make it less about public confession and more about love making. less about complaining and more about doing the work.   keep your hands on the ground. let your heart be opened […]


slowly creating

this November, I had the earnest stars in my eyes to work on a novel. And I did. I got up every morning and wrote for 20 minutes on a piece of fiction. there are many reasons I wanted work on a piece of fiction. I think writing fiction helps hone story-telling skills. I like reading fiction and I use […]