Shoulds

i should brand myself a failure self-flagellate for failing to meet expectations of those who wear white coats shiny stethoscopes draped casually around necks I should let their stern eyes their nonverbal— but surprisingly loud— condemnation of my parenting echo through my mind but right now I am just too fatigued just too damn tired … Continue reading Shoulds

Byte

hyper- focus is an art i slip into words into screen until i am nothing. . . nothing but blinking cursor nothing but task decoded into nibbles into bytes i swim free i dread interruption disruption yanks me rudely violently back into body no longer able to block out to ignore this wrecked vessel excruciatingly … Continue reading Byte

Call for Submissions: But You Don’t Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness

Indie Blu(e) Publishing is currently accepting submissions of writing and art for But You Don't Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness.  Submissions will be accepted until midnight on January 31, 2020. Potential contributors are welcome to submit up to five pieces of creative … Continue reading Call for Submissions: But You Don’t Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness

Indie Blu(e) Publishing is Now Accepting Submissions for But You Don’t Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness

Submissions for the anthology will be open from January 1, 2020 through January 31, 2020 You are welcome to submit up to 5 pieces of creative work; which may include poetry, prose, creative non-fiction, short fiction, and/or original artwork. Each piece of writing submitted must be limited in length (under 1,000 words). Submission of previously … Continue reading Indie Blu(e) Publishing is Now Accepting Submissions for But You Don’t Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness

Why I am Spending Less Time Online this Holiday Season (and Spending More Time Playing With My Art Supplies)

I have made a conscious decision to spend less time online the last two months.  I was becoming more and more concerned that my online life was starting to feel more real than my brick and mortar life.  My mood was starting to fluctuate in reaction to how many positive responses I was getting to … Continue reading Why I am Spending Less Time Online this Holiday Season (and Spending More Time Playing With My Art Supplies)