I woke up with a migraine today. It was like someone taking a very long nail, and twisting it slowly into my skull. I was mad about it. After nearly two weeks of dealing with human metapneumovirus with a co-infection with bacterial pneumonia (NOT coronavirus—thank you so much for saving my sanity, Bob!), just ONCE, I wanted to wake up, take a deep breath and … Continue reading That kind of bad day that changes you a little in a good way
Once upon a time, on a Sunday quite a few years ago, I was visiting my family instead of living near them, because I still lived in Taylorsville. My dad had told me many times that afternoon, “If you’re going home, you should leave now, because it’s going to snow.” I was having far too much fun with my family to do that. And besides, … Continue reading He Will Rush to Your Rescue
All it takes to change a person’s day, a person’s vacation, a person’s heart, a person’s life, is kindness. Continue reading It’s nice to be reminded that there are awesome people in the world
I couldn’t help but see the elevator as very smug and quite pleased with itself, as if it had something to do with everything that had just happened. I decided it was allowed to believe that, and said a quiet “thank you” to it as we got on. Continue reading The Very Real World of Emily Adams: Track Two
Last week was one of the best weeks of my life!!! So, the story goes—about a year ago, I started dreaming about Disneyland, literally, but every time I’d get to the gate, something would go wrong and I couldn’t get through. It was so frustrating! So when I finally, actually stepped through the gate on Monday, February 24th, and onto Disney’s Main Street, tears filled … Continue reading The Happiest Place on Earth
Behold! I would like to introduce you to the first draft of my SECOND novel/brain baby: What Actually Happened to Isaac Moore! Guys, I’ve written a second book!!! I finished it on leap day, 2020! AHHH!!!! I’m so excited and happy, I’m gonna cry. Once upon a time ago, I sincerely didn’t think this would ever happen again. I was sure my dreams of becoming … Continue reading Another First Draft is DONE!
I will never forget the first moment I met him. How could I? It was my darkest hour. Continue reading The Very Real World of Emily Adams: Track One