Sick Days

I have three children, a ten year old son and two daughters, ages eight and six. And this week, we’re all sick! Symptoms include: a dry cough, runny nose, and exhaustion. It culminates in all of us being super emotional! I’m sure most people know that, as a parent, I don’t get to take the … More Sick Days


Powerless Every day my Master and I awake before the sun comes up. He greets the day by practicing his martial arts. I feel the vibration of his stomps on the floor, and the swoosh of displaced air as he kicks and thrusts. I hear his low grunts and forced exhalations. This is how I … More Powerless

Fire Under My Butt

My love of books and writing has been life-long. I’ve been writing stories since I was around 6, and telling stories since I learned how to form coherent sentences. I’ve wanted to be an author for as long as I can remember. However, my true passion for the written word started with my Mother. I … More Fire Under My Butt