author ● sojourner ● mother artist

author ● sojourner ● mother artist

Category: Beauty & Art

Mermaid Reminders

Mermaid Reminders

If ever we’re out and we pass a mermaid my son Otto will immediately say, “Mom, you need to get this so you’ll finish your book!” I smile and answer, “Maybe” or “Not today,” because how many mermaids do you really need? In November, I […]

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Songs for Life

Songs for Life

It’s been so long since I’ve sat down to write, to truly type out words of the heart. I’m aching for it, but pregnancy exhaustion and the depths there are to delve hold me back. Soon, I think. I hope. There are words waiting. When […]

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2013: The Year of Fiction & a few Other Reads

When it’s the new year and you haven’t done the compulsory “one word” post, what do you write about? Books. Last year was the year of fiction with a heavy dose of YA. And I don’t regret it. I can’t even tell you if this […]

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Take Your Insecurities & Dance in the Rain

Interrupting 31 Days to Find Your Voice for a little soul revealing healing. Sometimes it’s the little revelations that hit you and you have to be brave and share. * * * * * * I have this picture my son took of me dancing […]

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Control & Contentment in Pursuit of Beauty

I think when it comes down to it, seeing and savoring our lives as beautiful, is less of discovering hazy lit corners of our day to Instagram and more of a quiet contentedness. {I’m still thinking this all through and noticing the 101 tangents that […]

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