More Than Just The Blues

Hello everyone! It’s been a long time, hasn’t it? I almost feel like the Tin Man here, stiff with rust as I try to type out a new post.  And as the topic of the day is depression, a character without a heart was probably a subconscious piece of symbolism as I pulled out the … Continue reading

Gone Too Soon

I can’t remember the first time I thought to myself, “I want to be a writer.”   Perhaps it’s something that has always been a part of me. As far back as I can remember I’ve had story ideas weaving themselves together in my head. Images, feelings, characters, places….they circle around, bouncing off each other. Growing … Continue reading

Trust and Trees

Happy Spring everyone! I know, I know…it’s technically been “Spring” here for a few weeks…except the reality is, for those of us in Chicago, it’s not really official until we hit a few nice days in a row. Last week saw some freezing temperatures…but alas, the weather gods blessed us with the most beautiful Saturday … Continue reading