Drinking Cold Coffee

My mom always told me I’d know I was a mother when I was willing to eat cold eggs. I only recently truly grew to appreciate the smile that accompanied her words. The day I found myself nursing a regular-sized cup of coffee for a full five hours, I knew I’d reached my “mom” moment. Something…

Getting Ready for Realm Makers

I’ve bought my tickets and registered for a writer’s conference. It’s called Realm Makers. And honestly, I feel like I’m going to the Super Bowl, I’m so excited. Only this is better, because there’s less football, more Star Wars, and the seats will be filled with writers! I first attended Realm Makers with another writer,…

Living contentedly.

There are times I get so frustrated with life because it’s not the way “it was supposed to be.” I’m not sure when, but somewhere in my past, I must’ve decided that life was “supposed” to go a certain way for me. I was planning on having my own business by now. At one point…