My Slow Regard of “The Slow Regard of Silent Things”

The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss My rating: 5 of 5 stars It took me way too long to read this book. Then again, it took me just the right amount of time to read this book. Some days, the book wasn't content enough to be read. There was too much....wrong. Other... Continue Reading →


Sleepy Saturday Silences

There’s a unique companionship in silence. We live in a world that never shuts up.  There’s always someone screaming their opinions on the internet, or the television.  The worldwide web has made the differentiation between night and day meaningless. So silence is special. Even when that silence isn’t actually silent. Two people, sitting in the... Continue Reading →

Acrophobia and Aviators

"Why do you insist on taking these farm jobs?" Era complained, ducking into Aife's coat, pursued by a disgruntled rooster. "Why do you insist on terrorizing the chickens when I do?" Aife replied calmly, nudging the rooster away with her foot as she put the engine of the combine back together. "It' makes both of... Continue Reading →


Words won’t come.  I can’t resolve the fraying ends into a seamless whole.  I don’t even have what could be called a whole anymore.   The tapestry is rent asunder.   Asunder.  That’s a good word.   Why is it so much easier to be eloquent when talking about writing, instead of doing so?  Why.... Continue Reading →

Thoughts on Friendship

It never ceases to amaze me how effortless some friendships are.  Years can go by, but as soon as you're together again it's like no time at all. I see a lot of best friend posts that talk about talking every day, no matter the distance, or having four hour phone conversations every week. That's... Continue Reading →

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