I was angry. I thought I was angry. Maybe, I’m scared. I find that when I think I’m angry, I am actually scared. Scared that: I’ll never be enough. I deserve exactly what I’ve gotten for the past 48 years. I will always be a disappointment. I will always choose poorly. I will always love […]Read more "Anger. Fear. Tomato"
May we be filled to the brim and overflowing with grace. May we live with health, happiness, ease, and love. May this be a sacred place full of healing, growth, and peace. May all who enter be held close, and know they are safe. And may it ever be so. Amen and Amen. Light and […]Read more "As for me and my house"
I’ve been asking the wrong question. As an educator, we often hear or say that there are “no dumb or wrong questions.” Um. This is incorrect. If I have JUST given explicit and comprehensive directions, and you raise your hand and ask for said directions again, because you were goofing off with your friends and […]Read more "WHAT"
I release myself from all the shame and judgments that have caused pain. I allow myself to be free—to live presently, I joy peace, love, faith, and ease. I allow myself to thrive in connected relationships, to grow and flourish in all areas of my life, to experience and embrace fun, play, dance, song, and […]Read more "Free"
I stole the title of this post from Brittany Spears, and in solidarity, I have half shaved my head as well. Over the past seven days, I reconnected with an ex. We decided to try “us” SOBER. And things were good. I was cautiously optimistic. I did NOT label our time together or ask him […]Read more "Oops, I did it again"
I dated a man for 2.5 months. I loved him. I tried to show him and his family how much I cared. We did not see eye to eye on things, but in the end, I thought we had each other’s backs. Thursday was a shit day at work. Not going into it, but it […]Read more "If you can’t say anything nice, don’t drink a box of wine."
I often tell myself I want too much. Yesterday, someone I love told me the same thing. I brought you into my home and did all of the things that you demanded. Not only do I want too much, I demand it. No one should ever be coerced in a relationship. There should be no […]Read more "Too much"