A writing prompt asked about our dreams and nightmares....more

Symbol of the Week: Mint

(Menthe photo credit: Mavi Boncuk)...more

Symbol of the Week: The all-seeing eye

For this week’s Symbol of the Week, I decided to go more topical with the All-Seeing Eye....more

Symbol of the Week: The Sun

Before I decided to pursue freelance writing and blogging, I was seriously considering doing my Masters in Sociology with a focus on Semiotics.My gut told me to write, though, as it usually does. Still, signs and symbols are always on my mind so why not combine the two worlds? The Sun is my favorite symbol so this is where I’ll start....more

Why the typewriters?

If you've taken a look at my blog's layout recently (rather than just reading my posts via e-mail or RSS), you may have noticed that I have a bit of a "thing" for vintage typewriters (as an aside, I suppose it's valid to say that all typewriters are vintage!). ...more

Embracing Change

My husband and I took our son for his first official haircut when he was 15 months old. The trauma of the event was not significant, but the energy exchange during the event was decidedly intense. My son went from sitting on my lap and enjoying the process while my husband entertained him to the opposite end of the spectrum, screaming and struggling to be let down....more

A Chronicle of How the State of the World Can Inspire a Signature Jewellery Design - Part 3

What symbols would represent a union of the two words POSITIVITY EQUALS PROSPERITY?...more