Etsy Endeavor

I got in the car and drove three thousand miles for a contract job, taking a big chance. I had applied to over 110 jobs in the area where I was living, and after obtaining nothing more than a job that paid $9.00 an hour…couldn’t offer me full time hours in the future…and required me […]

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Expedition Instagram

Sadly, I’m not very savvy when it comes to social media, but I’m going to get there one day. I dabbled in Facebook for awhile, and tinkered with twitter. Instagram didn’t seem relevant to me until recently. Very recently. Now, I’m having a great deal of fun with it.

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Success Experiment 2019

There are people out in the world doing extraordinary things. Things I wish I could be doing. When one of these extraordinary doers enters my radar, I read about them and look for clues as to how I might create, and live, a life most inline with my dreams, goals, and core values.

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Intentional Writing

First of all, to all my readers, a very Happy New Year. I wish you many happy, quiet moments that refresh the mind and spirit, good friends that make you laugh, and abundant opportunities to help you reach your goals and dreams.

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More than just a museum. Much more.

It’s called the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, but it’s so much more than what you’d typically imagine when hearing the word museum. It’s also a zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium! I’ve gone twice now, and have yet to see it all, making it one of my favorite places in Tucson to explore […]

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An introvert discovers a rainforest and an ocean in the middle of the desert

Driving north on Oracle for some time, the smoothly paved, multi-lane road brings me closer and closer to my next adventure with each passing minute. The word oracle has a particularly good vibe to it, I think—or maybe I’m simply associating it with a familiar blockbuster movie or two. (My brain tends to hold onto […]

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An introvert in the desert…in need of something green

The morning’s air is heavy with smoke from a nearby brush fire, and an unusually large cluster of dragonflies are jiggling together rather nervously, mid-air, near my front door. Stepping out of my apartment, I wonder what kind of day this is going to be. The days leading up to this one have been the […]

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