I can't tell you how many times I've heard "Do It Scared!"; fully embraced its meaning, put on my big girl pants, walked up to the thing I was scared of and then...POOF! my brave melted into my fear and disappeared in a super cloud of animated cartoon dust. For real. Ran away like my life … Continue reading Doing It Scared: #1 People Pleasing
Is it just me, or is there a western-cultural-pop-music-trend toward obsessing over someone we can't have? Lately I've noticed that out of the 20 some odd songs that get ridiculously unlimited airplay, at least half the millennial crooners are talking about how they lament over one love while they are with another. I don't know if I've … Continue reading Is It A Love Song? Or Not?
Felicitations! You survived another year lol. I'm not big on resolutions so I haven't made any. Besides, I consider my birthday to be the true beginning of a new year, so I'll consider a res or two in May. For now, I'm just happy and grateful to be still standing! Wow. Pinch. Yup still here. … Continue reading 2019… And Beyond
I've been working like a fiend this past year. New job. Love it. Working with DeafBlind clients. Amazing! It is such an incredibly humbling and rewarding experience. Learned two types of Sign Language - not fluent yet, but I can speak without words now. Kinda cool. 😉 And truth be told, I think I have … Continue reading Missing My Muse
On the GO train. Heading to Toronto. Specifically The Danforth. I've read the news, listened to the eye witness account, seen the videos. And it's still mind numbing and heartbreaking. And it still makes no sense. My immediate family and friends are safe, unharmed. No one I love has been shot. Wow. What an incredible … Continue reading Homeward Bound
My phone exploded with messages from friends and family telling me of the horror. I had barely been at work an hour when the texting began. Slowly a first. A then a flood of concern and inquiry. "Is everyone at Home alright?" They asked. "I think so. Why? What's happened?" I had no idea. "Turn … Continue reading Strong. Beautiful. Community.