My blog is a compilation of stories, poems and commentaries.

I invite you to read, reflect and comment.

Ekphrastic Writing
msrisingstar msrisingstar 2 weeks ago

I had never heard of ekphrastic writing until an attendee at a writing meet-up I started introdu… Read More

Ekphrastic Writing
Girls Trip Was A Trip
msrisingstar msrisingstar 2 months ago

Person 1: "Have you seen Girls Trip?" they ask feeling "some kind of way" Person 2: "Yes! It was sooooo funny!" Person 1: "Did you know a white person wrote it?" (((crickets))) Person 2:… Read More

Blogging about not blogging
msrisingstar msrisingstar 2 months ago

♥ Yes. It's #funny and #ironic, but as I had my morning constitutional, I was contemplating writ… Read More

Blogging about not blogging
Review of Big Magic
msrisingstar msrisingstar 3 months ago

Earlier this week, I finished reading Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by the author of Eat, P… Read More

Review of Big Magic
Ruminations of a Website Designer
msrisingstar msrisingstar 7 months ago

One of the things I do for clients is eliminate the complexity. They are often overwhelmed and simpl… Read More

Ruminations of a Website Designer