Category: Life Goals

This last (extended) weekend I visited a good friend out of state, and when I got back I found that…wow, I’m unhappy with my life. I mean, there isn’t a ton to complain about: I’ve got kids who are healthy, a cat that keeps me company, an apartment that is homey and safe, enough money […]

I’ve been on a trip visiting a great friend and, sadly, I have neglected my blog. You may say, But, Quix, you’ve been blogging every day! Well, these were scheduled posts and I haven’t been reading or commenting on blogs. Not that I need to apologize to you, per se, but it is something that […]

Yesterday I asked for some prompts for Nano Poblano 2022, and Rarasaur was kind enough to point me to a prompt page. And from there, I discovered Mark Bialczak’s amazing prompts, and this was one of them: Here is my (somewhat) brief autobiography. Can you spot the lie? I was born premature, 6 weeks early, […]

I saw this image of a sticky note that’s been floating around social media: And it got me wondering about where I was 5 years ago and what I’d hoped for. And then after I pondered that, I wondered where I’d like to be in 5 years from now. So, let’s get into that. First, […]

This post has nothing to do with War and Peace. Other than I checked out the novel from the library and I’m at the library right now. I don’t know why I didn’t just buy the book – this was on hold for a long time and I only have 21 days to read it. […]