Hi All, I'm sure most of you who read my blog regularly know I am prone to longterm breaks from writing, and you always graciously accept me with open arms when I return. It means the world to me. This year has been difficult for all of us. We are experiencing a deadly pandemic, a … Continue reading Where Have I Been?
Hi all! I hope you're as well as you can be during all this, and remembering to take time for yourselves daily—being as gentle and kind with yourselves as you are with your loved ones. I also hope you will hold me accountable to do the same, because many times I haven't been. Although I … Continue reading A Word
I’ve written tirelessly on here about being the kind of person who tries to be open and honest about things even if they’re uncomfortable, or if it’s difficult, or if it makes others angry. The truth—my truth—coming out has been such a freeing, healing moment in time for me. What I haven’t been so open … Continue reading Happy Two Years!
Hi everyone, As we all know, this is an incredibly difficult time for us all, and it's something that we could not have ever guessed was going to be happening for as long as it has. Many of us, including myself, are extremely limited on the work available to us, and if you're a freelancer … Continue reading Help?
One year ago, I took the plunge and posted my first blog post on this website, desperately clinging onto hope that I would finally begin to live life intentionally and help others in the process. This past year has been the most humbling, healing, magical year I’ve ever had, and I’m so grateful you all … Continue reading Happy Anniversary!
As we all know, improving your mental health isn’t magic. You don’t just wake up healed—it’s a lifelong struggle, and you have to work harder than most to stay afloat most days. That’s why, in addition to therapy and meditation, I’ve made it a point to research different coping mechanisms that provide me relief and … Continue reading The Magical Gravity Blanket
I want to start checking in more regularly between posts—perhaps with each season, or whenever it becomes clear to me that an update is needed. I finally feel like I am getting back into the swing of things here. I am being as consistent as I can be at this time, and it feels good … Continue reading Spring Update! 🌸🌼
In case you missed my announcement on social media, I took two weeks off from blogging to give myself a mental break, as well as to give everyone time to catch up on the posts. I feel like we’re all learning and growing and healing, but I also recognize that sometimes it can be a … Continue reading Proof of Life & Updates!
Hi. I know that death impacts us all, and that we all deal with death in our own way. Death is permanent, irreversible, and unstoppable. I also know that there are certain people, certain important figures in your life, who seem immortal. That was the case for my grandfather. Granddad was truly larger than life— … Continue reading To Granddad