Flowers of a Dream, An Affectionate Reflection

I wondered what I could give, somehow a little unsettled too; I’d wanted to give something to this author as she had brought me with her into that poetry cove awhile and has cared for me so tenderly with her poetry and presence. And then I saw these ending lines of hers from the introduction…… Continue reading Flowers of a Dream, An Affectionate Reflection

The Official Site

 You might see that this blog\’s address is now jadenicolebeals.com, the official author site ;), but still with the familiarity and sentimentality of Blush of Dawn begun on blogspot in 2010 and revived late 2020, and so the domain is really the only change.I am moving toward my next writing project, and at the same time I had…… Continue reading The Official Site

2020: New Decade, An Early Spring Awakening

Oct. 24th, Final Revisionphoto credit: https://weheartit.com/entry/349756375?context_type=user&context_username=amelieath1Beliefs, Insecurities, ChangesBetween 2010-2020, I often struggled with thoughts of self-confidence, my own imperfections, finding my creative voice, and not talking too much, though I had hope. I had heard many of the truths I believe now and had written about some of them, but now I believe the ones I wanted…… Continue reading 2020: New Decade, An Early Spring Awakening