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So About Last Night

The BF and I were finishing off a day of birthday celebration by watching King Creole (Elvis!) when it started smelling like a campfire. Since this is not typically how our living room smells, I went to check it out. The kitchen was filling up with smoke. I sent the BF downstairs to see if […]... Read More
Certainty Vanishing into the distance

Self Love for the 21st Century. Happy Valentine’s Day.

Although I am in a very happy and loving relationship these days, lately I’ve been turning my attention to giving myself love. I went to a Hot Flashes reading last night for Left Coast Writers. The theme was “Love in the 21st century” so there were readings on zombie love and S&M fire play along […]... Read More

Lilycat and Stuff: The Curvy Poet

I am so so so excited to share with you the link to the podcast I did last Sunday with the delightful Lilycat!  I had so so so much fun talking about Body Positivity, life, being Curvy, and, of course, performing my poetry.  And she starts the podcast with one of my most favorite songs […]... Read More

Poetry Update! Live! Radio Interview!

Two new exciting events for Transformational Poetry lovers! On Sunday, 11/15/15, I will be interviewed on the Lilycat and Stuff Show ( It’s FCC Free, y’all so you never know what will be said.  I will spend the first hour and a bit reading my poetry and talking about the collection and the inspiration for individual […]... Read More

Poem-a-Day 11-9: Messages

“Foods you must stop eating now!” “How to get rid of stomach fat!” “Don’t eat at another restaurant until you read this!” “Don’t make thesis mistakes when…” and my favorite: “You’re pooping wrong.” Ahhh, Facebook.     I am a positive gal in the process of becoming an optimist. Hard work, that. After years of […]... Read More

Poem a Day 11 8: Resources

I am curious as to why I ignore the resources I have   They are close at hand, waiting to be help, but history and habit compel me to work alone do everything on my own.   That worked, as a child, but this new world revolves around assistance and community People helping people Asking for […]... Read More