quotable – on being brave

Hello there.  It's been a little while since I wrote on this ol' blog and I wanted to restart my engagement with one of my favorite things - quotes. Yes, it's true.  I love quotes.  Whenever life throws a curveball, I find myself searching for a quote that captures how I feel and that helps … Continue reading quotable – on being brave

quotable “you can’t go back…”

In keeping with the traditions of the NaNoWriMo season, I've a quote for you that can be applied to the herculean task of writing 50,000 words in one month... or, more generally - to life.  🙂 "You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending." - … Continue reading quotable “you can’t go back…”

on restlessness

Why is it that the words that we use to describe restlessness have their origins in boats? unanchored adrift unmoored Maybe it’s because restlessness marks the start of change and the beginning of a journey. After all, you have to pull up the anchor before you can set sail.  Once you're adrift, you only have … Continue reading on restlessness

Quotable Thursday: “All you have to do is write one true sentence”

In honor of National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo as it is otherwise known, I'm posting a quote from Hemingway.  These are the words he'd say to himself, when faced with writer's block or self doubt - "All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know." - … Continue reading Quotable Thursday: “All you have to do is write one true sentence”

Halloween quotable

In honor of everything that makes your skin shiver and knees quake, here's a Halloween quotable: "Where there is no imagination, there is no horror." - Arthur Conan Doyle Hopefully, that makes you feel better the next time you run to turn on the light in your dark, spooky basement or hear your blinds scratching … Continue reading Halloween quotable

Monday grogginess

Do you ever have a dream in which you decide that the clothes you wore to bed are completely inappropriate for your dream conversation/activity? There have been several nights that I've woken up in different clothes then I went to sleep in or I wake up in the middle of searching for a better top. … Continue reading Monday grogginess