Flapjack Osmosis

Little Thing would crawl back up inside of me if granted the volition to do so. Yeah, I know all little things hang on their mothers like costume jewelry, but my Little Thing takes on her role with uncharacteristic seriousness for her age--striving to be a Hope Diamond instead of a Charming Charlie bauble.  She … Continue reading Flapjack Osmosis


Consuming the Creativity

Consuming media, books, goods, and essays devoured me last year.     Drowning and wading through news stories. Reading book after book after book.   Binge watching seasons of Gilmore Girls and Thirty Rock. Scrolling through Pinterest and Facebook for hours. Buying needless seasonal and nonseasonal junk from Walmart. Grading and grading and grading. At day’s … Continue reading Consuming the Creativity