NaNoWriMo Day 1

One of the things that I love about writing (and there are many, including just the simplicity of sitting down with myself, my thoughts and a mug of coffee) is the chance to explore aspects of myself that don’t get much of an outing

Honoring the Inner Witch

When she shows up inside of me there is still a part of me that wants to push her away, part of me that doesn’t love her anymore than others do. She is uncivilized and uncaring about the niceties that make us outwardly attractive to others—the groomed hair, the carefully-selected clothes, the clever ideas and pieces of paper proving our credentials.