HyperReality: New Name, New Directions!

Hey there, faithful readers! First off, SO MUCH LOVE to all of you. Seriously. The first 14 months of beautifulCHAOS was beautiful. Also chaotic. But mostly friggin’ awesome. With that said, I started beautifulCHAOS because I had SO MANY thoughts running my mind on a daily basis that I just needed to get them out. For…

My Summer Pledges

Summer has officially begun. For me at least. The life of a starving adjunct professor (click here to read more about my professional life, you know you want to) dictates that I shall bust my ass for four months straight, then have a solid three months off without pay as reward. Right. Since I’m about…

Beautiful Chaos, Part 100

The most beautiful parts of life are born from chaos. And from that chaos, we’re able to make sense of the world. . Hey all y’all Chaos-ers, It’s my 100th blog post! It’s a very merry unbirthday! Last week was my 6 month anniversary as well, so there is ALL the reason to celebrate this monumental…

A Chaotic Pledge: NaNoWriMo

As of today, I’ve officially begun NaNoWriMo, otherwise known as National Novel Writing Month! At the start of this past summer, I vowed to start and finish my next book. Unfortunately, that didn’t quite happen. I got about 65 pages in and stopped cold. I need a reason. I need a motivator. I need NaNoWriMo.…

A Little Vacation…

Hey faithful readers! I just wanted to take a moment and thank you all from the bottom of my heart for following me and sticking with me day in and day out, through the first three months of my blog. I feel so blessed to have gotten so many followers and so much traffic on…

Guess Who’s Back?

I’m making moves. Doing big things. I’ve decided to return to the blogosphere. It’s been far too long. Thank you for the warm welcome back, Mimi. I decided in January of 2012 to distance myself from blogging when I started teaching, but I’ve missed it too much. I’ve missed being able to explore my creativity…