I haven’t made a new post since May…

If you’ve been reading The Verbal Thing regularly (which would be a feat and you are commended for it), you know that I don’t post as consistently as I’d like. To be completely honest, since I started this blog, my goals for it have often fallen by the wayside as life has repeatedly kicked me in…

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The last two months

Today, I looked at The Verbal Thing for the first time in a while. I logged into WordPress, went to my dashboard, approved some Pingback comments and realized that I haven’t published a post since March (despite having plenty of drafts to work from). At first, I was irritated with myself. For a while, I was…

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Dust yourself off and try again

Oh, look. A blog post! What a novel concept, given that I’m a writer with several avenues through which I can express my feelings about the world. My radio silence since January has been inspired by a number of things — but mostly, I’m just really bad at consistently blogging. I made it a goal…

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