Review: The Queen’s Gambit

The Queen’s Gambit is a Netflix miniseries that tells a deep story woven with chess and substance abuse. I’ll try not to give everything away, but I do describe some scenes. I love chess. It’s an intelligent, romantic game at which I have no skill. I think my dad taught me to play when IContinue reading “Review: The Queen’s Gambit”

Winter Wardrobe Essentials

  October 24th, 2020   ****Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are ‘affiliate links’. This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Winter is coming! Just a few weeks ago, I got an unwelcome glimpse of our frozen future. Thankfully, the snow meltedContinue reading “Winter Wardrobe Essentials”

The Truth About My Halloween Costume

****Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are ‘affiliate links’. This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. I had always wanted to get a beautiful, lace and satin, 18th Century dress and huge, powdered wig and dress up for Halloween like Marie Antoinette.Continue reading “The Truth About My Halloween Costume”

Poetry- First Love

Photo courtesy of Unsplash   The tears how they burn, my head how it aches. The more that I cry, the more my heart breaks. The memories linger, the pain as it deepens. The more that I climb, the more this hill steepens. My mind that is full, my emotions confused. I’ve tried to forgetContinue reading “Poetry- First Love”

Happy Hallotober!

https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js I want to thank Linz from sunsetsbooksandwine.com from the bottom of my heart for tagging me in this fun blog post about everything Halloween. I dedicated an entire blog post to Lindsey’s website and you can read that by clicking the link. In this post, I will answer some questions given to me byContinue reading “Happy Hallotober!”

Musicals, Reviewed

****Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are ‘affiliate links’. This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. I went on a bender watching musicals last week. There is no end in sight. In fact, the more musicals I watch, the more musicals IContinue reading “Musicals, Reviewed”

Poetry: Untitled

https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js As the leaves from spring trees tire and flutter to the ground, somewhere waves are crashing and wind whispers all around. The thoughts that drift inside her mind were never quite as clear as the day when every single thought lingered somewhere near. Everything was going great and nothing could go wrong. It wasContinue reading “Poetry: Untitled”

Poetry: Fear

https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js It’s the fear that holds me back. I’ve always said, it’s hesitation that kills my dreams. The fear paralyzes me. It’s getting thin. After all, what do I have to fear? I’ve been broken, disappointed and abused by the ones I love the most. I should not care about the opinions of strangers, andContinue reading “Poetry: Fear”