My Son’s Cleft Lip

Did you know my son had a cleft lip? First, let's start off with some definitions. Cleft lip: a congenital split in the upper lip on one or both sides of the center, often associated with a cleft palate. Cleft Palate: a congenital split in the roof of the mouth. My son had a cleft … Continue reading My Son’s Cleft Lip

Working on the Blog

I'm no pro at this blogging thing. That's fairly obvious, right? I mean, my content is sporadic, no images, infrequent promoting, etc. I tend to go in waves of producing blog content and stuff and then not touching it for months. I watch twitter like a hawk. I read people's blog religiously (even if I … Continue reading Working on the Blog

Forcing Creativity

I have had the idea that creativity just comes to you for a very long time. However, I'm starting to realize that isn't true. I'm not looking to offend or put those "find your muse" people up in arms, but if every known author, musician, and artist waited for their muse.....Nothing amazing would ever be … Continue reading Forcing Creativity

How To Ask for What You Need

I always struggled with making requests. I never wanted to be a burden on others or be considered demanding. However, I've noticed things passing me by and my needs not being met. So, I had to learn how to ask for my needs to be met. Whether it be about having time alone to write … Continue reading How To Ask for What You Need

Onward Marching

If you follow me on twitter, you know my mental health hasn't been the best lately. You know that I'm slowing down (obviously) on my blog for the unforeseeable future too. I'll still publish blog posts, but only a few a month and whenever I have the time to write one out properly. I'm focusing … Continue reading Onward Marching

The Old Laptop

When I was going into high school, my stepfather (my late stepfather) gave me a laptop. It was/is a 15", 64 processor, purple, HP Pavilion g series laptop. Of course it was given to me because school work would start requiring a computer. But also given to me because my stepfather knew my deepest dream. … Continue reading The Old Laptop

Individual of the Week-Mykki

Starting off, introduce yourself to us. Tell us your name, job, and two fun facts about yourself.   My name is Mykki, and I’m an Interpreter Engagement Specialist at my company - which is just a fancy way of saying I handle all social media and promotional/marketing materials for events and training courses. I write … Continue reading Individual of the Week-Mykki