Blog Every Day in April

monday musings

a. sitting here thinking “dang, that was an exhausting weekend!” exhausting weekend = baked a cake and cupcakes, skyped with family for son’s birthday, online book club sunday night. doing more than mere pandemic basics is tiring y’all! b. speaking of book club: stayed up way too late after because […]

Read More


I started my One Hundred Day Project of Watercolour Ladies full of enthusiasm. I was excited about learning more about watercolour and portraits. 45 or so days into my project I was unmotivated and struggling to continue. It just wasn’t as much fun as I expected it to be. While […]

Read More

A Poem

House Empty Speaks a Loud Truth, 2018Iris Jamahl Dunklefor Charmian Kittredge London 1.      House made of breath exhaled from wooden ribs.2.      Dale Carnegie’s name scribbled on a cream closet door.3.      A nautilus shell eating a light bulb sheds the softest light.4.      Calabashes […]

Read More