It’s half way through 2018. A lot has shifted since setting goals for this year. The main thing that’s shifted is my professional focus. Come September, instead of growing my web design business, I will focus on writing and building my writing career. It’s interesting that even as I wrote that last sentence, it felt […]
This summer I’m working on a full-length poetry manuscript that explores how value is placed on material things, and people, and circumstance. I’m attempting to understand the complexity of worth. The virtue in oneself. The value in others. What is it that we hold on to? And why?
At least, that’s what I think it’s about.
BornWilder: The Story
BornWilder is not simply the name of a website. It was chosen in homage to my struggle in establishing identity during my late twenties. Woman, (single) mother, and writer. Often times the most significant decisions we make are ones that go unnoticed by others. If you’re interested, read the story here.
Cardinal Toastmasters Open House
Free event: Come see how Cardinal Toastmasters can help your confidence and your career.
October 16, 2018
8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
HQ Capital Club
12th Floor, Cannon Room
16 W. Martin St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
Parking: Street parking is free until 8:00 a.m.. After that it is $1.25/hour. You’ll want to find 2-hour parking (on Fayetteville St.), or park in a nearby garage.
To help my four-year-old boys’ learn how to make a resolution, I purchased, “Squirrel’s New Year’s Resolution,” by Pat Miller. The core message is summed up when Bear, the librarian at Lonewood Library, explains a New Year’s Resolution to Squirrel. “A resolution is a promise you make to yourself to be better or to help […]
One could say I have been settling into my new refuge since August. Painting walls. Trying to establish new grass. Greasing the wheels of routine. Through the hustle of transition, I require a bit more alone time than usual. Quiet time. Me-and-my-thoughts time. I’ve also been preoccupied with #metoo. What it means personally, professionally, culturally, […]