My new kitten, Luna!

My new kitten, Luna!

There has been an addition to my family -- a new kitten! I named her Luna after the Roman moon goddess and also the Latin word for "moon." Her story... I adopted Luna through my sister's friend's parents. They had a black stray who would come around and they would feed her. They thought she [...]

Full moon

Full moon

I am so overwhelmed... in a good way! Today, I got the keys to my new apartment! And there was a crazy surprise!!! They said there was a last minute change with my address, so I would be in a different building. When I got there, they told me I have a 2-BEDROOM apartment, but [...]

New moon

New moon

Personal update... So, it's official: I'm moving to my own place in mid April. It's been a process. Lots of paperwork, running errands, figuring things out, asking for help, etc... and worst of all, talking to strangers and getting over social anxiety. I thought I wasn't strong enough; now I look back and realize it [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 9: what makes you uncomfortable?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 9: what makes you uncomfortable?

What makes me most uncomfortable is being in a situation or environment that is completely new to me, and feeling like I need to please someone or multiple people, but I have no idea exactly what they want from me or how to be that. Really any place where there is pressure and expectations mixed [...]

30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?

30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?

Getting creative requires feeling inspired and connecting to imagination. So in order for me to get creative, I need to be in touch with my emotions as opposed to feeling numb to them. So I could be feeling a lot, but if I'm not prepared to accept those feelings then I suffer a creative block. [...]