So much for writing every day…right?

As usual, life throws you curve balls every time you think you have it figured out. So the goal of writing every day was thwarted by….every day life. Crazy work, crazy outside of work, my days have been basically Wake, work, help kid with homework, take kid to extracurricular, sleep, repeat. I’ve really just not had time to compose a thought on anything. Going to try to get better at it again… I feel better when I write. Just need to decide the best way to block out time and make it happen. In the meantime, I wonder if anyone...Read more

Rebirth of the site

In late 2001 I was laid off from the company I was working for. They had filed bankruptcy after the 9/11 attack and laid off 10% of the nationwide staff in one day. I had severance and unemployment benefits and thought I would be sitting pretty with cash in hand and a new job the next week. In early 2002 I started a blog. I had not found a job, was burning through my money paying bills and needed some way to keep myself sane. Writing each day became part of my routine. Some posts were little more than a...Read more