Pensive

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

Zzzzzzzzz

CheneyDaily Photo0 Comments

   She wanted to sleep late, I want to go to bed early. “They” say that you can’t catch up on sleep, but I’m going to try to disprove the naysayers with the 10 hours I’m about to get when I go to bed at 10pm Also, I’m behind again on NaNoWriMo and have about 24,000 words to write in … Read More

Mad Skillz, Yo

CheneyDaily Photo, On Writing0 Comments

   Of course when Elise had a friend over last night they completely trashed her bedroom, so I told her that if she wanted to watch any TV after homework and dinner tonight, she would have to clean her room first.  Well, she did, and she did it very well.  This little girl is slowly but surely growing into a … Read More

Weekend Coffee Share: Blog Blues

CheneyRants, Writing Challenges15 Comments

  If we were having coffee I would tell you that I am very annoyed with the internet right now. This morning I set up my WordPress.com blog to redirect to my domain name and things aren’t working for me yet. I can view my website on my mobile browser, and I thing other people can view my blog on … Read More

The Dead Lands Are My Scrivener Files

CheneyBooks I've Read, On Writing2 Comments

   Here’s what I’m reading now. It’s incredible. Inspiring. But apparently not inspiring enough.  I flipped through my journal today. A moleskine that is about half filled, which I started using in November of 2013.  2013. I used to curse myself for journaling too much when I used to have to buy three or four moleskines per year. But my, … Read More

Failing Harder

CheneyOn Writing1 Comment

   I was so productive today.  I got up early, got Elise to school, went and did laundry, had breakfast, went to Target, grocery shopped, went to the bank, and came home and spent an hour setting up a new mouse and keyboard (technical difficulties like whoa) – and then I sat and stared at this blank screen and listened … Read More