In My Dreams

I come from a family of dreamers. And no, that's not a cute thing. We're literally dreamers. We have weird, psychologically deep, physically exhausting dreams. My mom was the first one. She dreams in sagas. And they're just true enough to be disturbing. When I was a teenager she dreamt someone had cut off one … Continue reading In My Dreams

Sing Anyway

It's 2017! According to the people in my social media feeds, which is always a reliable source of information, the new year is a good thing because last year was apparently terrible. My writing dropped off the face of the internet's earth for a while, and that's okay. Because the internet's earth isn't all of … Continue reading Sing Anyway

Adventures, Past and Future

I've talked a lot about adventures this year. I've visited two new states and revisited three. This week I'll be revisiting another favorite: Tennessee. Nashville, to be exact. I lived with my cousins in Nashville for several months almost three years ago (!). We had a bunch of adventures together and it's one of the … Continue reading Adventures, Past and Future

The Beginning of Adventures

It's not really the beginning of all the adventures. We've already been to El Paso. It was hot, and pleasant, and you could see Mexico right over the poor excuse for a river. It was lovely. Tomorrow we begin the long-term adventure to Arizona, to the desert where we'll be spending the next two months. In … Continue reading The Beginning of Adventures

Our Coming Adventures

Over a month ago I shared that we were making tentative plans for some big adventures. Well, we've decided to take the leap and spend most of the summer in a new place: We'll be visiting the great state of Arizona for 2-3 months! We plan to stay with Alex's grandparents near Phoenix, helping them out and … Continue reading Our Coming Adventures

Adventures

I've always liked traveling. When I was young my family drove all over the South and Midwest, staying with family and visiting historical sites along the way (we were homeschooled so we had to make it educational). We visited Chicago, the Outer Banks in North Carolina, Nashville, and Orlando. I fell in love with St. … Continue reading Adventures