sci-fi stories.

i'm a sci-fi girl at heart with a particular focus on time travel stories and the way the world changes over time. (hello, futuristic stories!)

girl-with-gun stories.

my stories are usually female-driven, because girls who are out to save the world are awesome! chances are good, any female character of mine has a gun strapped to her leg and the CIA or MI-6 in her earbud...

food. community. travel.

and the rest of the time, i'm writing here on my blog -- i want to create a space for other creative types to come and talk and be encouraged and be reminded that in this crazy creative life – YOU ARE NOT ALONE. I write a lot about creativity, art, writing, travel, coffee and the people who inspire me. It’s kind of my thing

Matthew Mayfield

I haven’t done this in a while, but I thought I’d share...

29th Jan
Matthew Mayfield

Inauguration Day 2013!

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21st Jan
Inauguration Day 2013!

Go Right. And Left At the Same Time.

So. One of two things is happening here.  Either I’ve been pondering...

16th Jan
Go Right. And Left At the Same Time.

A New Year’s Walk into Adventure…

Let’s just talk for a minute about how cold 17 degrees is....

05th Jan
A New Year’s Walk into Adventure…

Halfway Out of the Dark — Merry Christmas, Sweet Friends!

There’s something in the air this time of year.   Twinkly lights...

25th Dec

Patches on my Heart

Today, I miss South Africa. I miss waking up in Alli’s living...

19th Dec

Beasts of the Southern Wild

The entire universe depended on everything fitting together just right…

15th Dec
Beasts of the Southern Wild

Anna Karenina – A Crumbling Love

It’s that time of year when all the awesome movies hit the...

15th Dec
Anna Karenina – A Crumbling Love

Your Presence has Made My Life So Beautiful…

Your presence has made my life so beautiful.  It was part of...

08th Dec
Your Presence has Made My Life So Beautiful…

Saving Innocence Gala

Tonight was the 1st Annual Saving Innocence Gala!  And it was a.maz.ing!...

01st Dec
Saving Innocence Gala