Author Archives: Kelly K @ Dances with Chaos

About Kelly K @ Dances with Chaos

Kelly K has learned the five steps to surviving of motherhood: 1) Don't get mad. Grab your camera. 2) Take a photograph. 3) Blog about it. 4) Laugh. 5) Repeat. She shares these tales at Dances with Chaos in order to preserve what tiny amount of sanity remains. You can also find her on her sister blog, Writing with Chaos ( sharing memoir and engaging in her true love: fiction writing. It's cheaper than therapy.

Top 10 Reasons I’m Impatient for Autumn

10. Summer needs to end. I live in central Texas and summer typically starts by early April. Six months later and we’re two-and-a-half-weeks past the official “first day of autumn” and Texas has teased us with three, perfect fall days … Continue reading

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Three Point Six Hours

Today is the first day since July that I am completely childless—for four hours. This means I have approximately 3.6 hours of “me” time. To do whatever I want. Much of this last year “whatever I want” has equaled “whatever … Continue reading

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Time and the First Day of 1st Grade

Time. It is constant, ticking away each second, forming each minute, adding into each hour, then day. On and on until weeks, months, and years pass. Time also is a master magician, casting illusions over our lives—speeding up some moments … Continue reading

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