creative process

Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Back

Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Back

I don’t know what I was thinking with this Every Day In May blog challenge. I’ve done these kinds of marathon challenges before, and they always turn out the same: they feel like a marathon. More specifically, they transform my passion into a chore. I hate that. Sure, the pride of finishing the challenge is a great momentary high, but in the end, not worth the collateral damage of burn-out.

So I’m calling quits to this one right now, even though I have several days of posts that I just didn’t get to posting. I could go back and just delete my original challenge announcement and reschedule the two other posts that I did manage to publish. I wish life was as easy to edit as a blog. But I am not going to do that. I am going to honor my process, even though it includes a failure, ummm, or rather, set-back.

I just re-watched the

Blog Every Day In August

Blog Every Day In August

Is blog every day in August even a thing? BEDA, hmmm, umm. This is what I was wondering earlier today when I was walking Alton.  Well, if it's not, it is now. Because I need to get to my ass in gear on this whole blogging thing. I finished this website over a month ago, and as usual life somehow takes over.

But it was really all part of the master plan. I always meant to get really busy and then purposefully wait until August to start blogging every day. Yep. That is the plan. And it is going PERFECTLY.