About our blog:
Making It Daily is a shared blog. In 2013, Claire, KHP and Kristen R. launched this blog as a way to track ourselves as we tackled three different 365 projects:
Claire: Wrote every day
KHP: Made art every day
Kristen R: Ran every day
We did these things every day for one full year. And now, we use this blog as a way to stay connected to another.
Although we still each carve out a little time every week to do these things, we take turns posting occasionally. We're busy working moms, partners, runners, writers, artists and more -- just trying to make it daily.
Got a passion? Join us in making it daily.
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Category Archives: Writing
The albatross is a potent symbol in literature, but as seen here, dead due to the ingestion of a crazy amount of trash, it is an even more potent one. I am trying to find a poem. I’m suffering badly … Continue reading
I’ve written about my childhood home a few times over the course of the year. It’s a place that looms large in my memories, and I visit it every time I return to Ireland. I have seen it change over … Continue reading
I’m tired after a very busy week behind me and another ahead, so I’m going to revert to haiku to chronicle the best parts of my day. 1. Laughter in my class And my daughter’s open arms I find gratitude … Continue reading
Well, there is the sod, soggy yet steady underfoot, turned by farmers’ shovels and stacked neatly in lopsided piles. There is the sleek smoothness of silage under wraps–long sheets of hard plastic housing fermenting grasses for the cows. There is … Continue reading
I can’t believe winter has not officially begun. We had our first real snow of the season this morning with just enough white on the ground to linger for a few hours. The winds are whipping too; Free and I … Continue reading
Things are busy; they’re very, very busy. Without further ado, then, I will keep my promise to do more creative writing by doing two freewrites, come what may. I’ve just asked Newman to supply me with two Ireland related topics, … Continue reading