Rarely do I come up with a title for a post before writing its content. However, reflecting upon this week, really since coming back from Hajj, and in thinking about what I wanted to blog about for my weekly Saturday blog post, I noticed that there has been a theme in my life. Not that … Continue reading Picking up where I left off
In one week, Cake & Cows will be two years old. I'm not going to make any baby analogies, don't worry. A lot has happened in these two years. I was published for the first time by a site that was not controlled by me... and then again and again... and then stopped writing for … Continue reading It’s all about acceptance: Reflections on life and writing
It's not very often that Facebook inspires me in a positive way, but it did this morning when I decided to click on that "On This Day" link in the sidebar just 'cause. For today, I was reminded that on this day one year ago, my first ever article was published (Well, technically it was … Continue reading The end of April seems to be fortuitous
Though I am physically feeling unwell, today is a happy day otherwise*. And since I can't really do anything else and don't really take naps, I figured I'd blog. Today marks the day that Cake & Cows first graced the blogosphere with its presence. Quite like myself, Cake & Cows was the child I could … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Cake & Cows! A blog CAN actually make dreams come true
As I mentioned last month, I submitted an article I wrote to The Tempest. I was motivated to write that particular piece after reading an article posted on the site. I didn't know if my story was publishable, but I thought: "Heck, I'll just email it to them and see what happens!" I didn't hear … Continue reading Can I Change My Title to “Writer” Now?