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Middle West and Michigan House: A Recap

by: Kayley Anne

It’s hard to believe the weekend in Grand Rapids with Michigan House was already two weeks ago. I’m settled back in Los Angeles, but remembering the experience fondly … and really missing the incredible individuals involved. Thank you again to my hosts and fellow bloggers! Check out their links below this flood of images …  Our [...]

Starting Positively.

by: Kayley Anne

Writing about experiences after they have passed seems to be the easiest method for me. When something is simply a memory, neatly organized in my mind and tied up with a “this is over” bow, I can describe it fully and clearly. Attempting to create words about an experience as it is occurring somehow feels one-dimensional, [...]

Leaving Home.

by: Kayley Anne

Driving alone for 32 hours is inevitably going to result in some reflection. I was hoping to have mountains of introspective and monumental thoughts to report back on, however, I chose to spend my time listening to a ten hour playlist twice and digging through my podcasts app in search of anything that could hold my [...]

Being Home.

by: Kayley Anne

I’ve been waiting to update until a striking moment of writer’s overflow, thinking it’s at these moments of necessary purging that my words are the most meaningful. I’ve had these moments, but I haven’t been sitting with my fingers on the keys, but rather on the steering wheel, in the grass, on a coffee cup. [...]

Celebrating Mother’s Day Cross Country

by: Kayley Anne

This is the first Mother’s Day that I haven’t been with my mom in person. I realize now how much I took our close proximity for granted when I was living in Michigan, and I miss her so much! My mom has always been a huge source of support for me. Even when I was [...]