Category: NaBloPoMo

Each year, I participate in National Blog Posting Month, or NaBloPoMo for short. When it first began many years ago, the goal was to make a blog post every day during the month of November. The rules have changed with the times – many of us have opted to set more reasonable goals. For instance, this year the best I could do was just show up and post when I could. These days, it’s more about dusting your blog off, hoping to find that spark again, and keeping the writing going regularly after the month ends.

Writer’s Workshop for 11.19.2020 – Comfort

The theme I chose for this week's Mama Kat's Pretty Much World Famous Writer's Workshop is "List 7 things that bring you comfort.". I know 2020 has been rough on all of us, but my own journey into the rabbit hole that is change and discomfort began a few years ago. And then Covid. I barely noticed Covid, personally, but it did change the world and the ways in which we were all used to doing things. In these strange and stressful times, it's more important than ever to find and take advantage of anything that brings comfort.

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Back to the night shift. Temporarily.

One of my favorite things about working nights and still waking up at a decent (for me) hour is that I can attend to housework, cook brunch, get ready without rushing, and run errands without too much hassle. I can even sit at my computer and relax for a bit!

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