Author Archives: m

About m

My ego wants to think I'm a writer but my heart knows I'm just another one of God's Kids who sometimes has words to say. 2 human kids and 3 feline kids call me Mom. Or Mooooooom. Or mewom, depending which you ask. I'm kinda-sorta busy being a student again; this time I signed myself up for a bizarre torture known as Graduate School. Theoretically in 4ish years I'll have earned some more nice letters to put with my name. Let's face it, I'm addicted to learning and probably need rehab to restore me to sanity and remove the obsession to read books. I don't remember what free time is but I think I like to spend it sleeping or playing in the mud on a river bank.

All The Stuff I’m Not Writing About…

…really isn’t very exciting. It’s spring break so I thought I’d take a moment and reflect. But there’s not much to say. Kids. School. Rinse and repeat. This grad school thing sucks up nearly all my time. A few times … Continue reading

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Pieces of Home

I’m back in New Mexico. Today is day 5 of trying to reset my clock and live in my own timezone. My ambitious goal for the day is to keep my eyes open for the entire time the sun is … Continue reading

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Christmas in Qatar

I don’t really know how to start this post, only that I want to take a minute and check in here. I suppose the obvious place to start writing is that I’m 10 timezones and approximately 8,000 miles from home … Continue reading

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