• Learning,  Life

    Just. Write.

    high school boy writing at his desk

    This blog post was first published September 10, 2019 and later updated September 2021. A lot has changed in our world since the original post, but one thing hasn’t -> writing to figure things out still works! In 2019, I shared this story… As an Instructional Coach, I listen to people…

  • Art,  Creative Curiosity,  Life,  Writing

    When Writing Leads to Art

    The Year Writing Led to Art, Back to Writing, Then to Art + Writing Words have been an integral part of my life. Some kids grow up with dolls. Others with cars or Legos. I grew up surrounded by words. As a wee one, I learned them from my mom and…

  • Learning

    What do you make?

    Lately, when I tell people that I have an art studio in our home, I’m often asked, “What kind of art do you make?” My reply:  “Really cool mixed media!” I get the funniest looks…. Writing is easier to explain: I’m a freelance writer & blogger. Then, I can mention a few projects or share…