What’s Up With That? ~ Katy Byrne

Katy Byrne


The ups and downs and all-arounds

Posted on March 13, 2019
The ups and downs and all-arounds

There’s a lot of pressure  to keep everything up – chin, butt and all the other parts. We’re supposed to be happy and hopping... Continue

Stand up, speak out

Posted on February 1, 2019

I have learned – the hard way – the importance of speaking up. And I know now that neglect, abandonment or being treated in a rude... Continue

Why the Women’s March matters

Posted on January 22, 2019

We, the people, want our voices heard. We can’t accomplish change alone but there is power in numbers. We are empowered when we... Continue

Send in the jugglers

Posted on December 14, 2018

I’ve written about politics, anger, fear, loathing, and other topics of great concern. But for my own sanity, I thought I’d write... Continue

The year of living precariously

Posted on December 5, 2018

We’re reminded again of the horrors of fire and smoke. It’s been over a year, but many of us are still dealing with loss of many... Continue

The fire inside

Posted on October 17, 2018

Inside women’s souls lies a volcano of hot lava, smoldering for too long. We’re sick of being mistreated and tired of our own negative... Continue

Performing under pressure

Posted on September 23, 2018

We all want ways to thrive. Whether we’re drawing, cooking, making wine, singing, planting sunflowers or speaking to a crowd, art... Continue

The good people

Posted on August 23, 2018

Lately, some generous and good people are blowing my mind. Maybe it’s because I feel more vulnerable, with the fires and earthquakes... Continue

Dealing with it

Posted on July 28, 2018

How did we get this egghead president into the white house anyway? Oh, I know the theories. But… really? Here in sunny Sonoma... Continue

Of great men

Posted on June 21, 2018

It’s stirring to see strong athletes kneeling down for fairness and respect and standing up for liberty. Great men care about the... Continue