cleveland getaway

Paradise in Our Own Backyard

This past weekend was an eye-opener in so many ways. I couldn't wait to share about it! I enjoyed one beautiful experience after another with two i...

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Reading

Reading

I am no longer reading to procrastinate. Now, it is an assignment. By giving myself permission to read, read, read, I find more writers to take dir...

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writing in the time of covid

Editing in the Time of Covid

Hello, My name is Kitt, and I am a new novelist.  I feel like we newbies should have a support group. I have referenced several websites hoping to ...

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Strawberries and Jesus

Strawberries and Jesus

My family and I spent four days camping at Hocking Hills, Ohio, this past weekend, and it was just what my soul needed. The breathtaking caves and ...

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Perfectly Imperfect

Perfectly Imperfect

A story, mistake, an epiphany can come from so many things that are out of our control and change the course of our lives and truly make them so mu...

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First Love

First Love

Ever since I was a little girl, I dreamed of finding someone, a man that would sweep me off my feet and take care of me. I used to think that a guy...

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Being Seen

Being Seen

There is power in truly being seen. To be seen beyond the surface, beyond the physical layer into your soul. I think people who have an innate driv...

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Winter's Beauty

Winter's Beauty

It's hard not to see what the world has become. Angry people everywhere you turn, each feeling righteous in their anger. Trauma and depression can ...

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Fingerprints

Fingerprints

I finally finished giving, selling, and throwing the rest of the memories away. I drove through a snowstorm and talked to some precious friends abo...

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A Blank Page

A Blank Page

The page just turned on the new year. I have heard so many say they cannot wait for 2021 like it will bring a magical end to all of the dreadful th...

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O Holy Night by Desiree

The Modern Magic of Christmas

Christmas season is in full swing.  This has significantly different impacts on people.  For children, it’s incredibly exciting and joyful.  For wo...

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compliation toxic

Toxic

I've never been a jealous person.  I've always understood that we all have something that makes us superstars.  I never envy other's gifts. I relis...

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