‘Cuz it’s the first day of the rest of our lives, right? . . . Hi. (waves) Today is my first official day of being a full-time, stay-at-home mom. And despite the whole working remotely thing happening for months on end, it feels pretty good to be 100% done. Close the book. Wave goodbye. It’s…
I’ve been eating barbecue chips like they’re goin’ outta style, yo. (But that’s not what this post is about. Better read on. . .) . . . Hi. I’m perched here in our RV, cozied up in fruit-punch-colored sweatpants, the dim hum of the heater droning on in an inexplicably comforting way. It’s unseasonably cold…
Breathe it in. . . . And sometimes, with just the stirring of a springtime breeze through an open window, life seems so delicately beautiful. . . . SnapDragon is a writer who utterly enjoys stacks of unused notebooks. Follow Snippets of SnapDragon for her take on this crazy world.
Sometimes I like to think about the little moments. I think about how many moments are strewn across the minutes and hours of our lives. I like to think about people an ocean or two away, waking up, giving a yawn, and creaking down the stairs for a cup of morning coffee. I think about…
Yesterday’s Tomorrow, Today.
A Good Morning to you and yours, Dear Reader! I’m taking a tiny moment between my icy sips to contemplate this game of life. (Wait. It’s not a game. A . . .dance? Slip ‘n Slide? Carnival Freak Show? I don’t fuckin’ know.) ANYWAY. I think we can all agree that things can be rather…
Shh. Let her speak. . . . SnapDragon is a writer, artist, homemaker, and currently at a loss for words. Follow her Two-Bit Musings and more on Snippets of SnapDragon.
This One’s For You.
I’m raising a glass in your honor, Dear Reader. You are beautiful. You are lovely. You are here. And you matter. Take a moment to feel that. You. matter. . . . SnapDragon is an educator, writer, artist, and animal lover, yo. Follow her Two-Bit Musings and more on Snippets of SnapDragon.
Coming Soon . . . !
Yep! Snap’s got another one comin’ your way, folks. Introducing. . . *The Poetry Pot* (cue resounding applause) It’s a delightfully-devious mix of whimsical words and wonder. (Okay, okay. I don’t even know what that means. But it’s, like, a place for my poems.) Stay tuned! . . . SnapDragon is an ordinary person with…
This evening is a quiet one. I sit here in what I call The Reading Room, with the window open and a delicious breeze tickling the curtains. I can hear the faint tolling of a neighbor’s forgotten wind chime, and for a moment I care nothing for the darkness, for the unknown, for tomorrow’s anxieties.…