making a choice in retrospect…

In the past week I’ve had two challenging interviews. One with the Board of Nursing and one with my county’s Fetal/Infant Mortality Review Board. It’s not hard because I can’t talk about Miranda. I love talking about my daughter. Unfortunately it often seems there is more of the “bad” to talk about than the “good”. … Read more…

pen play…

I am thoroughly enjoying Joanne Sharpe’s Letter Love class. In two recent sessions she introduced us to Pilot’s Parallel Pen and also the Noodler’s Flex Nib fountain pens. This has been both interesting and challenging. Why? Because I’m left-handed. When I took calligraphy in high school my teacher was good about trying to teach me … Read more…

reigniting my inner artist…

Those that know me well know that art has always been a huge part of me. I studied art through high school and college, apprenticed for a designer, and painted, lettered, sketched, took pictures. A. LOT. and then I had children… With so many little fingers around there wasn’t space or time for the art … Read more…