Writing On the Bamboo

A few weeks ago I was being the worst version of myself. I was cranky and short tempered and trying to hide from stressing about some imminent change hovering over the horizon of my life, which always leads to me being cranky and short tempered and the worst version of myself. I was stuck on … Continue reading Writing On the Bamboo

Sounds of Christmas

Red holiday cups, Michael Bublé crooning carols over every store speaker and, in Florida, icicle lights hanging from every roofline. Christmas is here again! It’s the holiday sure to put a pep in your step and a bright smile on your face! Except for those years it doesn’t. Some years are just hard. Some years … Continue reading Sounds of Christmas

Living in the Wind

There’s a pathway behind the office where I work called “The Urban Trail”. If I were more outdoorsy or ever exercised I could probably tell you how long it runs in total, but in all honesty, I’ve only walked half a mile or so of it, and as far as I’m concerned that’s as far … Continue reading Living in the Wind

Care Bear Stare

It is no secret if you have ever read this blog before, talked to me in real life or randomly saw me walking on the sidewalk that the concept of grace and I have a complicated relationship. When I started counseling almost five years ago, it came out early that grace was a tricky reality … Continue reading Care Bear Stare