Author Archives: bridgetstraub

About bridgetstraub

Author, Artist & Mom. First novel "Searching for My Wand" was published in December 2011

Lets Rewind

This is the photo I was trying to post the other day. It feels like a throwback to a time gone by, but in truth it was just this weekend. Every year in the N. California city my sister lives … Continue reading

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Still Reeling

It’s really hard not to climb under a rock right now. With every idiotic tweet Trump puts out and every act of violence reported and probably distorted, I just want to hide. Throw into the mix personal things that so … Continue reading

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Together Again

For the first time in years, all three of my kids were with me on Thanksgiving. My son drove for close to twelve hours to be here and it meant everything to me. Sadly, he is now on his way … Continue reading

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What to Say…

I want to post something but everything seems out of whack right now. That carefree artist above is turning seventeen today and yet she is anything but carefree. Gone are the days when she blissfully threw her entire self into … Continue reading

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I Am Better than This

To say I am sad, scared, or even devastated would be to minimize what I am feeling today. I believe in the power of love, and good over evil. I have always felt there was more good in the world than … Continue reading

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I’m Just Putting it Out Here

  I came across this piece I wrote after completing Searching for my Wand. I love this book & who knows, maybe you’ll be inspired to read it.  Adam  I am not a writer and have no idea how to make … Continue reading

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Stay Calm & Escape

What else can we do today except be grateful for what we have, and pray that the best is yet to come. In the meantime, why not lose yourself in a good book? I’ve got lots of them for you, … Continue reading

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