Monthly Archives: December 2011

Start a resolution

I’m a list maker. I get an almost sick high from making one, and the euphoria continues when I cross something off via a Sharpie or a highlighter. So it goes without saying that I’ve made a New Year’s Resolution … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all …

… and to all a great start to 2012! … and thanks for reading this little blog I call Ink for Blood! NMM (photos taken using Instagram on my iPhone)  

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Double, double toil and truffle, or vixen in the kitchen!

I’ve always had these grand visions that I’d become some sort of vixen in the kitchen. Like one day, I’d read a recipe and poof! There I’d be in a fabulous dress and pearls holding a martini in one hand … Continue reading

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Creating life.

I love the promise of a new journal. Closing the back cover of the old me, opening to a brand-new, impeccably perfect page to begin anew. My 22nd journal since 1994.   It’s enough to make me dizzy with hope, … Continue reading

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A word from Tennessee

This quote popped up when I published this on my fitness blog, Run, Nikki, Run, and it just struck me: “If the writing is honest it cannot be separated from the man who wrote it.” Tennessee Williams  NMM

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Writerly guilty pleasures

I have lots of little guilty pleasures. Chocolate, “Sex and the City,” listening to CDs for hours on repeat and stealing my fella’s Pratt sweatshirt notwithstanding, some of my favorite guilty pleasures are the “writerly” ones, and some of the biggest ones … Continue reading

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Story Snippet, No. 15

Here is a quote from my November interview with Dj Ashba. Ashba is in Sixx: A.M. with Nikki Sixx and has been the lead guitarist for Guns N’ Roses since 2009. I interviewed him to advance GNR’s Nov. 20 show in … Continue reading

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