holiday tradition: introvert edition
in which I talk about hanging out at home for the holidays
What I don’t talk about.
I don’t talk much about hurting myself by “walking too fast” or “picking up a pencil the wrong way” because that’s my baseline, just as it’s my normal for unstructured social interaction to be a risky gamble. I might pay for attending a party with hours to days of shaky mental exhaustion or emotional swan dives, I might sprain my wrists stirring a…
Writing Emotionally Pt 1: About the Feels
This blog is my space for exploring random ideas with words. I blog about writing and life, and the way one interacts with the other. It isn’t advice. It’s how I roll, and you’re welcome to come along for the ride. Today’s topic: emotions. Emotions are essential creative tools. A successful writer can communicate the feel of…
Growing and Other Pains
Disclaimer: The next few posts–and I’m likely to post often over the next few weeks–will be packed with navel-gazing, thoughtful introspection, or whatever description you choose to use for self-absorbed musings. This blog is my forum for exploring how I intersect with reality, and I’ve been exploring a lot of new realities lately. I am…