Birthday Joy

Sorry so long no post.  I been bizzy.  School this semester has been an interesting mix — an absolutely wonderful, inspiring writing class that makes me want to rewrite my whole book to perfection, and a frustrating, expensive, but soon-to-be obsessive book arts class.  I’m not up to a level of functionality to adequately tackle … Read more…

The 3 Aspects of Fighting Depression

I had a good talk with my counselor last week.  We were talking about fighting depression and how you need to maintain a balanced battle against its evil.  It’s a balancing act, but with diligence and hard work, you can really make progress against depression. First, there’s the physical battle.  Medication, sleep, exercise, diet.  This … Read more…

Planning a Good Family Reunion

I LOVE planning family reunions.  Partially because I love going on vacations.  Partially because I love being with my family.  Partially because I’m a nerd.  So I’ve planned a few, and am currently planning a couple more, and I’ve learned a few things that I figure I could share. There’s a few things to consider … Read more…

Progress!

Well here I am again.  Didja miss me? School is out for the summer.  This is both a good and bad thing.  It really stresses me out, even though I got all A’s this semester (yay!), but I need that focus, that drive.  It really worries me since I’ve been home the last week (I … Read more…

I am grateful

For lots of things this Thanksgiving day.  Right now I’m listening to music, and I am not only grateful for music but I’m grateful for how easy it is to find great music on the internet these days.  Remember when you had to listen to the radio or be shown something by friends to find … Read more…

One picture

Here is a picture of my brother Justin from around the time of my sister Byitny’s (Brittany for you normalos) wedding. I told him he looked like Mexican Mafia. He was so happy.

The Chaos Factor

I’m down in Oklahoma for a few days for my sister’s wedding and to visit my family. It’s hot and humid (heat index of 115 yesterday!) and I’m consistently lost even though I grew up here, but I’m having fun. Mostly. One thing I don’t like about being around my family is the chaos factor. … Read more…