Why I Started Writing…Again

Why I Started Writing…Again

Since I started writing again, people keep asking me WHY I'm writing. Coming from most people, the question stems from a place of genuine curiosity. With others, the subtext seems to be: "What's the point?" I'm writing because it's my outlet and I finally feel compelled to do so.Seems simple enough, right? But, it's been a process.Writing has always been a [...]

Why I Don’t Want to Be a Perfectionist Anymore

Why I Don’t Want to Be a Perfectionist Anymore

I'm a perfectionist. When I was younger, I used to think this was something to be proud of. Pretty sure I was a little jerk and would even brag about it. As a slightly wiser (hopefully) and slightly older (definitely) me, I've come to associate being a perfectionist with limitation, stress, and the stem of negative self-talk. Here's why: Perfection [...]

Go away, Blank Page.

Make the blank page stop. Oh. Well, I guess that was simpler than I thought. Welcome to my new blog space. "New" might be a stretch considering that I started this account in 2010, but better late than never, right? Let's just say I forgot my password over the past couple of years. Sounds like [...]