Month: June 2021

  • Winding Down, And Gearing Up

    Winding Down, And Gearing Up

    My summer classes end next week, and I have been finishing every assignment I can ahead of the last day of classes – next Friday. My hope is to complete all the assignments, and then only have to respond to the discussions. This would free up more of my time to focus on Heart Work.

  • Heart Work – Chapter Five

    Heart Work – Chapter Five

    Collin arrived out at the ranch the same time as the contractor. The two men get out of their vehicles and greet one another. “Hello, Mr. Bradley?” “Yes, but you can just call me Jake.”

  • Desperately Need To Create A Writing Schedule

    Desperately Need To Create A Writing Schedule

    I hope everyone had a great Father’s Day weekend. I traveled and went down to visit my grandpa in Santa Rosa for the weekend. It was great seeing my grandpa, uncles, and cousins as we spent time with my grandpa.

  • Heart Work – Chapter Four

    Heart Work – Chapter Four

    The house was tidy, but there was a thin layer of dust over everything, like place hadn’t been cleaned in a few weeks. Collin walked from the foyer into the living room taking in the dated furnishings of his youth. As he entered the kitchen, he noticed the sun faded paint on the walls, as well as the faded wood floors.

  • Crazy, Busy Life

    Crazy, Busy Life

    Hello everyone! My son’s last day of school was Tuesday, and then I had a piece I needed to write for my narrative journalism class to be workshopped by the class. I had all the information for the piece because I am working on a documentary about it, but I had been procrastinating writing the […]

  • Heart Work – Chapter Three

    Heart Work – Chapter Three

    The wheels of the rental car ate the miles between the airport and what appeared to be the middle of nowhere. Collin sighed as his hometown of Cottonwood, California came into view. He was talking to his boss, Frank Phillips, on the phone, explaining who covering his cases while he was absent.

  • Heart Work – Chapter Two

    Heart Work – Chapter Two

    Collin sighed as he shut off the computer. It had been a very long day, filled with more incompetence from Billy and putting out the fires associated with it.

  • Tiny Living and Life Under Construction

    Tiny Living and Life Under Construction

    Hello everyone! Things have been busy this past week, especially as I worked to get up shade cloth before the triple digit heat hit Northern California.