Pontifications · Rants

The Importance of Understanding a Con-Artist’s Game

When I was in college I had a weird and wonderful set of older, working friends that I learned a lot from. For me, a rural girl who was fresh out of nowhere, their real world knowledge was enlightening. They impressed a need to understanding even ‘bad’ things in this world and how they worked. A lot of that was… Continue reading The Importance of Understanding a Con-Artist’s Game

Inspiration · Parenting · Pontifications · Storytelling

Simple Magic From a Music Box

The kids’ music box is magical, if just in my own non-fantastical definition of the word. I found it during our first big cleaning spree after having the girls when we moved our bedrooms together into a combined, one room situation that, for nearly nine months, was our living room/nursery/master suite/entertainment ‘space’ — although it lacked… Continue reading Simple Magic From a Music Box