Years ago, a thoughtful manager of mine wrote "be gentle on your soul" inside a beautiful journal she'd given me as a going away gift. I was leaving my job to move across the world, in hopes of starting a new life in Scotland. I was young and full of hope. Both excited and nervous … Continue reading Be gentle on your soul
I had been blogless for one year. Then I had a big ah-ha moment. What if all that time I wasn't writing had nothing whatsoever to do with being too busy?
Every year I get hit by the winter blues. And my mood begins to feel as grey as the weather.
For as long as I can remember I've been asking myself the BIG questions in life. What’s my purpose? Why am I here? What should I be when I grow up? Well I’m all grown up now (and have been for a while), so it may seem odd to hear that I still struggle with … Continue reading Am I this? Or am I that?
I once heard grief is like a thumbprint. That no two are alike. Now, more than ever, I really get that. Grief is different for everyone. After losing my mother a few months ago, I began my own roller coaster ride of grief. Sometimes I felt terribly sad. That she, my one and only mother, … Continue reading You gotta feel to heal