With few words to spare after the last few chaotic weeks, I'll let some of this month's insta-posts do the work.
After a summer full of difficult but needed boundary-setting, it seems wise to sit down and look at the lessons learned, so that next time might run smoother. Here is my attempt.
I was just getting up to get something from the kitchen, when this phrase somehow fell over me, as it seemed - first as a feeling (the immense happiness), and a second later as words: "In solitude I find immense happiness."
So, it's 6.49 am right now, and I have been awake for about two hours already. The first one of them laying in the bed, turning and tossing, and then, finally understanding that I really wouldn't sleep any more, and thus getting up. I am not totally sure why I couldn't sleep in the first … Continue reading Early Morning
So...there are four hours and eighteen minutes left of November this year, here in the Pacific timezone of the US. And according to my NaNoWriMo Stats-page, I have 682 words left to write, to complete the challenge (the words written here and now not counted, yet 🙂 ). In other words - I'm pretty sure … Continue reading Completing the NaNoWriMo
Today I decided to stay at home instead of going with Anna to a friend's gathering in Malibu. Normally this would have, or at least could have, been a simple decision to make. Because I love being at home alone, in my own little world. And when living in a small (if not tiny) house … Continue reading Decisions
So, I just updated this blog from being a free one, to one that I pay for - to keep it ad-free, and also easier to link to (by adding a domain to it). Hooray! I had been thinking about doing this for a while, but there was a whole little process to go through, … Continue reading An ad-free space