Monday Mornings + Mary Oliver

  Musings from this spring. Sage and peonies, Monday mornings are yours. The bakery doors locked, the Insta-mommies running errands and too busy to post. An alarm that finally doesn't need setting. You trim flowers in the sink as their stems splay out across old cereal bowls and semi-rinsed recycling. The local news hums quietly... Continue Reading →

20 in 2020: What I Read This Year

My goal at the beginning of the year was to read 25 books. With the short stories, quick bits of poetry, and half-finished books I couldn't stay awake through, I'd say I mostly hit it. Would I have read this many had a global pandemic not happened? Debatable. Today I'm only talking about the books... Continue Reading →

Lost In The Pages: 10 Summer Reads

Photo by Ugur Akdemir on UnsplashI write this coming back from a day of laying out by the pool and sweating through the last few chapters of my latest summer read. As a waitress this summer, for the first time in years, I have free time during the day — something I often don’t know what to do... Continue Reading →

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