I wrote a series of poems about the seasons between 1994 and 1995. This winter poem was written on December 27, 1994. At this time, I was living in the Midwest where the winters are incredibly cold and dreary. I was dreaming of a cozy day in front of a fireplace, instead of another day… Continue reading A Poem – Week Three
My last two posts were sad, so I had to bring my blog back to a happy place. I wrote this poem on June 14, 1995. I don't remember who the muse for my youthful hope was, but I was definitely crushing hard on someone. Sweet Love I believe in the power of love and… Continue reading A Poem – Week Two
Like most music fans today, I was surprised and saddened by the sudden death of Dolores O'Riordan. When I think of the 1990's, I think of The Cranberries. I didn't have cable (or MTV) when The Cranberries released their first album, but I remember seeing them featured in several magazines. Dolores' blonde pixie cut and baby… Continue reading Dolores O’Riordan
I've written hundreds of poems over the years, beginning at age 11. I've been re-reading them recently and discovered some of them are worth sharing. I wrote this particular poem after my puppy, Lyric died on November 9, 1994. Pain It hurts me deep inside my soul Why must pain be like this? A… Continue reading A Poem – Week One
I just started reading this book on Saturday and thought that others would enjoy it as well. I am giving away 2 copies of the Kindle version of Hygge: The Danish Art of Happiness: The Complete Book of Hygge (Hygge Life, Hygge Books, Hygge Habits, Hygge Christmas, Hygge Lifestyle, Art of Happiness, Danish Secrets, Nordic,… Continue reading My First Giveaway!
I don't why I have been so shy about writing this post, but I saw Bruno Mars in concert at the end of September. I have been a fan of his since I first heard him sing. Seeing him live, however, has brought me to a new level of fan-girling. (I didn't scream out loud… Continue reading 3 Reasons I Adore Bruno Mars