Writing Doesn’t Pay the Bills. Yet.

Writing is what I do best. It doesn’t always show through on my blog (although I want it to!), but I write every day. And when I give it my all, it shows.

But it still doesn’t pay the bills. Yet.

I love that word, yet.

And I know that someday, my writing will have yet another Big Before and After moment. I’m just not there…


It’s been over a year since I lost my job, and in my human nature, I tend to get down and negative about the way of the world. I try not to, … read the rest. . .

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Lessons Learned: The Post-Holiday Edition

1. Colored lights are beautiful no matter what time of year it is.

2. Christmas is December 25, the Christmas Season runs from Labor Day through a week after New Year’s Day; with a few other holidays mixed in as well.

3. Being vocal about a Christmas wishlist can be really beneficial.

4. It is better to give; but it’s oh-so-fun to receive.

5. I like putting effort into making holiday treats: baking cookies, crafting gifts.

6. Books make the best gifts.

7. Nutcrackers make the best guardians.

8. Christmas colors are red, green, and white.

9. Holiday colors are … read the rest. . .

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