A ton of bricks

CheneyBlogging Challenges, On Life2 Comments

It’s my high school love’s birthday today. Isn’t it stupid how we hold on to these little bits of information that become useless after a while? I think it would be great to be able to delete memories from our lives that we don’t want anymore, a la Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.  If I could just be like, … Read More


CheneyBlogging Challenges, On Writing3 Comments

Lately I’ve been freaking out about not writing. More broadly, I’ve been freaking out about how I feel that I am adrift, directionless. I don’t see a path for my future from where I’m at now, and I am honestly not sure how I am going to get there, or anywhere, when I am stuck in this funk of feeling … Read More

The Stopped Me in My Tracks Sky

Cheney366skies, Daily Photo, On Life0 Comments

I was putting away some laundry while Elise was in the shower and saw this beautiful blue glow from the balcony door. I parted the curtain and took this first photo, filing it away in my head to post it later as the photo of the day. A minute or two later I was heading downstairs to get something and … Read More

Keep Choosing

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What if a demon came to you in your loneliest moment. Said: this life, just as you have lived it. Would you choose it over and over again for all eternity? Are you strong enough to want nothing more? Not On Fire, But Burning – by Greg Hrbek

Sometimes Just This 

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   Sometimes I write great things that get attention and votes and for a day I’m famous among dozens.  Sometimes you get a picture of my kid at bedtime because I just want to get this daily goal over with so I can sit down in front of some Vampire Diaries and eat straight from a carton of ice cream … Read More