Glittering Sun, Family Love and the End of Exams!

As I type this, the setting sun is gleaming off the ice and snow that covers the grass in our backyard. I love to write at our dining table because of the beautiful view that I get to experience. My daughter is sitting to my right, testing out a box of markers to make sureContinue reading “Glittering Sun, Family Love and the End of Exams!”

The Sunshine Blogger Award

A big thank you to Rob over at the blog V-pub for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award. I have enjoyed following Rob’s blog with his heartfelt personalized stories and songs. You will also get to hear some great original music recordings so please do visit the V-pub! The Sunshine Blogger Award comes along with 11Continue reading “The Sunshine Blogger Award”

There’s a view at the top of the misty mountain—you just have to climb it

Originally posted on What Inspires Your Writing?:
Malaika Awori likes to climb mountains, literally and figuratively. Literally, there was the trek up Kenya’s Mount Longonot in her childhood, a guided hike that she admits was “not all that difficult.” Her blog, Potential Doctor, however, chronicles a different kind of uphill journey?her trek up the mountain…

Five Reasons Why I Love Blogging

I first started blogging in the summer of 2014 and I have to say it was initially a little intimidating. For someone like me who was shy about posting simple status updates on Facebook, I thought to myself, “how in the world can I publicly reveal myself through blogging?” So I initially set up myContinue reading “Five Reasons Why I Love Blogging”