new | essence of a dreamer

Hello beautiful people!  Today I was originally going to tell you about how my life has been working out and all the changes that have been happening lately. But instead... I am going to give you a preview of the new website and brand. Did I tell you that we're getting a new website? Well...… Continue reading new | essence of a dreamer


One Day in the Mind

Sunlight streaming through the windows first thing in the morning can be a lovely thing. Except when you want to sleep all the time and nothing else is even remotely interesting. So you pull the covers back over your head to try and block out the light, but now your mind is awake and all… Continue reading One Day in the Mind


Camp Nano Rundown {July 2017 Edition}

Hello darlings, and welcome to another Tuesday! I don't know about you, but I'm getting ready for another round of Camp NaNoWriMo, that wonderful summer activity that can drive a person to the brink of insanity, if not give them that glorious shove over the edge. Nano doesn't even seem to be a question for… Continue reading Camp Nano Rundown {July 2017 Edition}


The Barista Chronicles – Episode Five

Episode One. Episode Two. Episode Three. Episode Four. As the weeks continued to drift by, I started to wonder whether you were really handling this difficult situation as well as you seemed to be. Some days you came in looking tired and sad, but the majority of the time you appeared very positive and upbeat… Continue reading The Barista Chronicles – Episode Five


The Barista Chronicles – Episode Four

Episode One. Episode Two. Episode Three. Now, when you come into the coffee shop, our interactions are layered with personal quips and sincerity from both sides of the counter. Every time, you seem to open up a little more, and I seem to fall a little more down that dangerous hill called love. Not that… Continue reading The Barista Chronicles – Episode Four