Hey there, long-time no-see! Sorry about that... But, Happy New Year! I hope you all made some good memories in 2017, and have wonderful plans for 2018! It's been an...interesting...year. Let's all work together to make 2018 as awesome as possible! I have a few goals moving into the new year. First of all, I'd … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Life can get pretty hectic sometimes. Between work responsibilities, social responsibilities, and the constant roller coaster ride that is social media, our days can feel like a disorganized, jumbled mess. At least, that's how my days have been feeling! Recently, I read an article by Eric Barker titled "7 Ways to Not Feel So Overwhelmed … Continue reading Staying Focused Through Journaling
Wow, I've really been neglecting my blog! Sorry about that. Next Friday (September 8th) is UNESCO's International Literacy Day! This year, International Literacy Day will be celebrated across the world under the theme of ‘Literacy in a digital world’. From the UNESCO website: At record speed, digital technologies are fundamentally changing the way people live, … Continue reading International Literacy Day 2017
I've got a few new events on my schedule! Check them out: First up, I'll be vending at the Leonard Oakes Steampunk Festival in Medina, New York. From the event description: This year you will be welcomed into the Festival by Hala and Lalo, our duo of SteamPunk Stilt Walkers. Once you are in the … Continue reading Upcoming Events
Last week was so busy, I forgot to post my progress on my blog! Whoops! Well, the desk has since been completed! So, without further ado, here is the second part of the Writing Desk Makeover. The finished green pieces (that includes the pieces shown above, and also part of the main desk, which is pictured … Continue reading Writing Desk Makeover: Part 2
For the past year, my desk has been hidden away in a basement, unused. My writing space therefore became the couch in the living room. Needless to say, my productivity went way down with the TV sitting right there in front of me. Then, about 2 weeks ago, I moved into a new place. The … Continue reading Writing Desk Makeover: Part 1
This week's blog post comes a couple days earlier than usual to help support the Book Sparks #SpeakOut campaign to raise awareness about sexual assault. The campaign is raising money for the King County Sexual Assault Resource Center (KCSARC). Today, April 19th, 30% of all proceeds from the sale of It Happens All the Time … Continue reading #SpeakOut Against Sexual Assault