I had a full on emotional breakdown this past week. I can count on one hand the number of times in my life I have fallen completely apart like that. I actually didn’t think the depression I’ve been dealing with for so long now could get worse. How wrong I was. It’s been coming for a while. I hit this […]

Collards Calling

I woke up thinking about collards. One morning a few weeks ago I simply woke up thinking about these broad leafed beauties and couldn’t stop! Early March in Indiana makes for frigid nights and brisk mornings. As I woke, morning sun streamed through the bedroom, making patches of “sunshine tractor beams” where kitties were caught and then melted into the […]


I have been waiting. I have been waiting on so much, for so long; waiting for my brain functioning to improve, waiting for a vaccine, waiting for pandemic to “end.” I’m tired of waiting. Life doesn’t wait. Nature doesn’t wait. Time doesn’t wait. I have spent far too much of my life waiting. Whether waiting for the “right time” or […]