Roberta Nevares

Currently a resident of Austin, TX, I live with my husband and friends - both feathered and furred. My new blog is titled Mulish & Co., and documents my journey towards a writing life. I write family vignettes, post inspirational excerpts and take time out to get back to basics by gardening and snapping photos of the chickens, dogs and garden. Stop by, leave a comment. I'd love to know what you think.

The Ugly Truth

http://mulish.typepad.com I had one anxiety dream after another last night. It seemed that everytime I opened my eyes I could recount at least a portion of a stressful dream and by morning there were just too many to remember. In part, it's because it's Monday. It's the beginning of the work week. ...more

Dedicated Poo Gliders

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To My Dogs, One And All, With Love

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Bright Stars, All Of Us

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Pish Posh

http://thepoetinyou.typepad.com/the_poet_in_you/A woman said "Pish-posh" to me over the phone last week. I could hardly keep up with the conversation after that. She could have told me that Canadians were crossing a canal in canoes and it wouldn't have mattered because my mind was all over pish-posh. Rolling it around and playing with it as if it were the new dog at the park. It was pretty wonderful if you're fond of words and language....more

Desert Rose Apocynaceae

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Miffed

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Fall Garden Update

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Nine Days Later

http://thepoetinyou.typepad.com/the_poet_in_you/For the sake of good blogging, I keep you apprised during this month of slow germination and  NaNoWriMo. It took a little while before things started to stir in the three beds that I planted....more

What To Expect

http://thepoetinyou.typepad.com/the_poet_in_you/I can hardly wait for seeds to sprout and transplants to mature. Here's alist of what I've planted. Bed One:...more