Happy New Year…

“What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” ~ Vern McLellan It's a touch late, but happy new year to each and every one of you! Um... I mean, I think…? That’s what I’m supposed to say, right? "Happy new year". May 2021 … Continue reading Happy New Year…

Breathe…

“Being challenged in life is inevitable; being defeated is optional.” ~ Roger Crawford It’s been a heck of year. I’ve been thinking back on the naïve optimism of twelve months ago. I, along with many others, was ready to see Christmas and the New Year in with a smile on my face, a song in … Continue reading Breathe…

The Aria of She

“The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night.” ~ Isabel Allende Well... the last few days have been a wild ride, to say the least! It's taken a while to sink in - denial has been doing it's thing, big time! - but I think I'm finally beginning to … Continue reading The Aria of She

Taking the next step…

"Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road." ~ Dag Hammerskjold I've been looking down for the a long time. Questioning everything. Picking and pulling myself apart over and over again. Convincing myself that both … Continue reading Taking the next step…

#BlackLivesMatter

“The ultimate measure of a person is not where one stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where one stands in times of challenge and controversy.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. EDIT: 10/06/2020 This post has been edited to remove the identifying information of my family due to personal reasons. If you don't know … Continue reading #BlackLivesMatter