Monthly Archives: October 2012

Woollybear caterpillar in Carrboro

Tiny things

Yesterday, I was ambling home from Johnny’s after a lovely afternoon of working, drinking coffee, and bullshitting with Rock and Steve the mailman.  As I lollygagged down the sidewalk, I happened to step over a tiny thing:

Woollybear caterpillar in Carrboro

Don’t step on me!

A woollybear caterpillar was crawling across the sidewalk!  Now, how cool is that?  After snapping his (her?) picture, I watched fuzzy here complete his/her journey into the grass. Continue reading

Good morning, world

This morning, I woke up, fed the cats, and washed a lot of dishes.  Then I ate breakfast.  Then, I sat down to WRITE: quite an accomplishment, considering my abilities to procrastinate and avoid my personal writing (see dishes, above).  Here’s the space I’ve set up for myself to make writing more tempting/inviting/enjoyable…

Sunny Writing Desk

Sunlight likes to come in through my window in the morning and light up the pages.

My good friend Barbara recently turned me on to the Artist’s Way, which you can see open on the desk there; it’s kind of saved my creative life.  Who knew I could actually have FUN being creative again??  Not me!  Thanks, Barbara, and Artist’s Way. Continue reading