And by minute, I mean, about a year. Here’s a very succinct recap of what I’ve been up to, just to catch you up: RelationshipsTravelingHangingoutwithmydogHikingTakingWalksInTheRain ClimbingTreesImprovTeachingImprovStartingABusinessMovingAwayFromTheBusiness SpendingTimeWithFriendsAndFamilyFallingInLoveMovingInRedecoratingEatingBreakfast WritingArticlesResearchingFreestylingMakingArtMeditatingReadingWatchingTheGreatBritishBakingShow SwimmingBartonSpringsMoreGreatBritishBakingShowGettingOffTwitterGettingBackonTwitterGetting BackIntoWritingDoingLaundryGettingNewBedding I think that about sums it up. So onto new things: as you can see, I am back on the blog, baby! If you’re being…Read more »
A lot has been shifting in my life in the past several months, and overall, I feel like I am moving from a more Doing space to a more Being space. As you might have noticed, this has meant a lot less “hustle.” No social media videos, a rare post here and there, and a…Read more »
I’m a firm believer that people, circumstances, and things come into our lives only when we’re ready for them. It may not feel like it at the time, but each relationship or new experience has something to show us about ourselves and the world; the timing is always perfect. For me, over the years, one…Read more »
I realize after typing the title of this post how that might sound. But I’m standing by it – not just because the middle schooler in me is going “heh. She said ‘doing it’”, but because I feel like several other writers, artists, or otherwise self-employed creatives out there will have a lot of resonance…Read more »
My lovely agent, Jill Corcoran, recently suggested to me that I “build more of an online presence.” An innocuous suggestion, but to my ears, it may as well have been “build an army and overthrow capitalism.” In other words: a big project. So here I am today, knee-deep in writing articles, posting on Facebook, emailing…Read more »
Well, the title pretty much sums it up and I am currently busy going a little crazy with a long list of things to do because… JUST CALL ME IS just came out today! Amazon page: http://a.co/8Erv4yx Facebook Pages: https://www.facebook.com/AuthorNatali… https://www.facebook.com/justcallmeis/ Twitter: @nataliegrigson Now *that* was the shortest blog post ever.
This weekend the annual Texas Book Festival will be taking over the capital steps and Congress Ave. in downtown Austin. It’s like those book fairs you had when you were a kid – only with thousands of people, hundreds of authors, speakers, and panels, and more books than you could dream to fit in your…Read more »