Tag Archives: Life on life’s terms

Life in Tiny Chunks

Dateline Columbia, SC: Local Woman Crushed Under pile of Naked Scientists Husband: “I told her she didn’t have to listen to all those back episodes.” Does that sound like you? It’s the story of my life. Basic time management says … Continue reading

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I am just one person

I don’t have magical powers, and I have 24 hours in my day just like everyone else. So when it comes to how I spend my time, I have to be realistic. These are my truths: I have a full … Continue reading

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If My Life Is The Way I Want, What About The Things I Miss?

I spent some time this morning looking at what I think is important to me as compared to how I actually spend my time. I’m depressed. On my list of important stuff, only about half of it is actually getting … Continue reading

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Before and After: a Study in Clutter

Before I am not proud of this picture. I share it to show you how badly out-of-hand the clutter had become in my home office before I was compelled to deal with it. This is from early November, 2012. Art … Continue reading

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Bossing Myself Around

I’ve been talking to myself in a whole new way lately, and it’s working. It’s a new spin on self-discipline for me. I recently started a very daunting project: completely overhauling my home office. (When I get done, finally, I’ll … Continue reading

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I used to have a Life, didn’t I?

I haven’t always lived in South Carolina, working my butt off at a job that takes everything I have to offer and demands more. Funny how music touches us – a little Bruddah Iz (Over the Rainbow), Keali’i Reichel (Kawaipunahele), … Continue reading

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So how IS that Artist Reawakening Going??

Life just gets in the way. Two weeks ago I committed to spending some time every day to a creative endeavor of SOME sort. I blocked off a half-hour at lunch every day on my calendar, both to remind me … Continue reading

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The Summer of my Discontent

I’m just keeping my head down these days, trying to get through my days peacefully. One of my cats has been missing for weeks now, presumed dead or moved on to a new family. Good-bye, Mr. Beekman. My car has … Continue reading

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Hello world!

And so I take my first tiny step away from Google in the world of blogging. It’s the same reason I have my own domains – the same reason I like cats. I walk my own path. My old blog … Continue reading

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I have always been a loner

I am totally amazed that I have been happily married for nearly 18 years. How on earth does he put up with me? Here’s the thing: I am totally retarded at relationships once they get past a certain level of … Continue reading

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