Why I’m hereI will use this blog to reach out creatively, document the things I'm doing, what makes me happy, excited, hopeful, and maybe sometimes what makes me sad. I'll try not to bore you.
Portland Open Studios is looking for local retailers who would like to carry our tour guides for our October artist tour, as well as advertisers and sponsors. We are the premier Open Studio event with 104 artists this year. We … Continue reading
I have spent the last week cleaning out drawers, giving away clothes I don’t use, throwing away all those things I thought I might use some day. I think I may be out of control. The thing I found most … Continue reading
Thanks to Betzeee for nominating me for the One Lovely Blog Award. I am shocked and amazed. The one Lovely Blog Award nominations are chosen by fellow bloggers for newer and Up-and-coming bloggers. The goal is to help give recognition … Continue reading
So I took an old photo and redid it in PicMonkey. Here it is. But what I really would like to do is create a picture and put it on there. I have to work on that. PicMonkey is awesome.
Sometimes I have a hard time making phone calls. I just dread the conversation. When the kids were little, I waited until my husband came home and made him call the babysitter. I don’t know why. I blame it on … Continue reading
How many places have you lived? You can share the number of physical residences and/or the number of cities. Syracuse, New York Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City , Kansas Omaha , Nebraska back to Kansas City, Kansas Denver, Colorado Amarillo, … Continue reading
I’m excited! I just signed up for a class on FutureLearn on fiction writing. It starts on April 28. I can’t wait. I hope it’s not too,advanced for me. It’s supposed to be centered on character development. Anybody want to … Continue reading
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