Small scene for practice. Not for any story. ------- Anyone can mourn a hero, but only a hero can mourn a villain. She stood at the point of the cliff, so close to the edge that her bare toes curled over the stone edge while she looked down at the ancient forest below. The trees... Continue Reading →
We all have them, those tough days when your heart is racing in your chest for seemingly no reason and your teeth hurt because you've been clenching your jaw tight. Living with anxiety is not something you just get over. It's something you have to decide to battle every day in order to reclaim your life. You have to choose to live it, and not just endure it.
In a previous post I spoke about bravery and finding my voice. Talking about bravery is one thing, trying to be brave is quite another.
I lost my grandmother in September. Though she had a number of health problems, her death was still sudden and unexpected. Grief is not a new concept, I've known quite a bit of it, but that does not make it any less difficult to face. Every experience I have had with grief has been different and... Continue Reading →
So, in my previous post, I spoke about bravery. My brave act since that post has been to apply for Graduate school. Can I just say how utterly terrifying that is? Even though I've wanted to pursue a Masters degree for years now, I only just now, two years post undergrad, applied. It was a... Continue Reading →
I will admit, the thing I find most challenging about blogs is making it a habit to post regularly. Don't get me wrong--I have things to say, opinions; I have projects that I would like to share with the world. Content has never been a problem. My White Whale has always been one simple thing:... Continue Reading →
In an effort to reach out to the homeless community, and people/families in need, I proposed this program for my local library. See a Need Compassion Packs