Thanks Mom

A decade ago I was 17, rebellious and determined to do everything my parents (really my mom) did not want me doing. I was hell bent on being everything that pushed their buttons and made their hair grey. A decade later I’m at dinner with my mom and some of our co-workers. Our co-workers remember … Continue reading Thanks Mom

What it’s like- Feeling Like you’re always on a different page

Let me start by saying, all things considered I believe myself to be relatively close to the right page, or what it represents but not totally there-yet. A few years ago, though I was so far from the correct "page" it was semi embarrassing, I hadn’t earned any degrees yet, I was working an aimless retail … Continue reading What it’s like- Feeling Like you’re always on a different page

The Things We Want Aren’t Always the Things We Need

For a long while in my life I believed you could wish and hope things into existence, that if you hoped and prayed hard enough it would materialize. Unfortunately, several heartbreaks later, I realize that just isn’t how it works because sometimes the universe wrecks your plans before those plans wreck you. You can only … Continue reading The Things We Want Aren’t Always the Things We Need