With the age of smartphones came the ability to document every moment of our lives.  I buy into this completely.  I take pictures of everything, mostly a lot selfies.  I’m pretty vain, but I have a lot of friends that live far away.  We like seeing each other’s faces.  not only that, I want people to see my moods.  You don’t have to be happy all the time.  Depression is more common than people realize.

Depression is more common than people realize.  Being comfortable sharing how you feel and accepting the support of other’s can really help dealing with anxiety and depression.  Take a look at this infographic.


  • Maybe update all was the wrong thing...
  • Practicing my makeup skills for an evening out with hubby. I have to go to the Apple store.
  • Getting back to it. #soulchaseraria
  • Don’t really want to post anything else about it. This childhood friend’s death affected me way more than anyone guessed. Twenty years ago his death reunited me with my best friend. The story is hidden with in #soulchaseraria. #inmemory
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  • Help me wish my friend Lisa, partner in (mom)crimes, a happy birthday! @lisa_its_little_things and I met when our youngest boys were 4. Preschool teacher guilt tripped us into chaperoning a trip.
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  • Lonely is not being alone, it’s the feeling that no one cares.-unknown
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  • I need a nap.
  • It’s really a love/hate relationship. I love getting the stories out of my head, but I hate how hard it is to get the feelings in my heart on the page. #writersofinstagram #amwriting #writerscommunity
  • If you haven’t seen yourself in the stories you read, then write a story. There are other people who want that story too. #writerscomunity #pocwriters #blackwomeninfantasy
  • Or maybe just my favorite book. #amwriting #writerscommunity #writingcommunity
  • Doing a quick read through for a friend before I get my own work done. Anise Star for vision and success Cinnamon for luck and success Quartz for emery,creativity, and clarity
  • Ever wonder what goes into #worldbuilding for a fantasy series? A linear clock and lunar calendar. #amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingromance #aeontimeline #scrivenerapp
  • Thanks @s_kilz Great party.
  • Painted my nails. It will probably chipped off in 2 days. @haitianspartan the color is called obsidian and it’s super cheap, but it reminded me of those dark plums you like. Decided against black for this week.
  • Had to jump ahead to find some names... #amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingromance
  • New pets! Terrific Republic of Energetic Business colony has joined the Rose Garden. This was a birthday gift from grandmas for his 12th birthday. He is really into @antscanada you should check out his videos. If all goes well we might start a bigger colony in the Alexatrza and Nelthereon’s old tank. #antfarm
  • Just some #pencil #calligraphy. #handlettering