In honor of officially living out two decades on this thing called earth, I've decided to curate this short list of 20 things that I've learned in the past twenty years. Obviously not in the order I've been learning them but you know... It's okay to say "Goodbye." Saying "No" doesn't make you a terrible … Continue reading 20 Things I’ve Learned in 20 Years – A Birthday Memoir
"Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead." – Aldous Huxley, Do What You Will: Twelve Essays Hello, Sunshines! So, what it's been like maybe two or three years? Months...I definitely meant months, but to be fair in the world of writing a three-month absence actually does … Continue reading Consistency is key?
So after being inspired by a blogger whom I just absolutely adore, fattymccupcakes, I decided that this week I'd take a stab at the "photo an hour" post, and you can check out her hilarious attempt here! Now I'm not exactly sure who the originators of this challenge are to accurately deliver the rules but I … Continue reading A Day of Directions
Happy first of the month to you all! The year is off to an interesting start and what a coincidence it is that today is the second day of February, the home of Valentines Day and I'm talking about love, I definitely did not plan this but it's rather genius don't you think? So, what … Continue reading Love is…
It's so easy to get caught up in the moment and just as easy as it is to get caught up in that moment,it's even easier to get pulled right back out of it. There was an assignment given to me recently by my creative writing professor and he told us to write about a … Continue reading Appreciate the Accolades
It scares me a bit that every time you hear or see the word 'passion' the words 'job' or 'career' aren't that far behind. Ever since I was a little tater-tot I'd been saying that I wanted to be a doctor, "to give people shots so they would jump out of the window." Now, I … Continue reading What’s Your Passion?
They say that the hardest person to forgive in any situation is yourself and that after you've forgiven yourself almost immediately after, almost, everything starts to fall into place. Maybe not the way that you thought or hoped it would, but the way that it was always meant to be. Ecclesiastes 3:1-15 Verses I've heard many versions … Continue reading A Slice of Forgiveness Pie