For the last few months I’ve been working on a project that I really want to finish. I’m frustrated with myself, because I was supposed to be done in March. Back to the drawing board. Oh, I’ve got a bunch of excuses reasons why I’m not done. For one, this project is pushing at the limits of my technological skills. I took a Photoshop class this spring, but I still have some boundary stretching to do in the tech department…. Read more »

  2013 has been a year of CHANGE.     Some good. Some not so good. All of it unsettling in some way.     Like publishing.  And my daughter graduating from high school and moving from home.   Surreal.     See the bright lights in the big city? This is where my daughter now makes her home. Big changes. Big time unsettling. But thankfully, finding yourself unsettled is not always a negative thing.     For example, while… Read more »

    Last week my house felt empty. One of my kids is in Brooklyn, the other Manhattan (I have no idea where they get this need to travel…) Now there were plenty of times in the last eighteen years of being a parent, that I longed for the peace and quiet of an empty house, but with my daughter leaving for college this month, this particular emptiness signaled a little too much CHANGE. Change is a tricky thing. So… Read more »