Escaping A Narcissist

For me, it is not just saying something out loud that makes it real, or saying it in a room of your own where the words echo back to you as you close your eyes and hope they aren’t real. It is saying it out...

Grace In An Unexpected Place

It was years ago. I marched out the doors of a doctor’s office and into the waiting room. My paperwork had finally come in, and the staff just needed my signature and final blood work. The clock was counting down to my...

Finding My Way

I’ve never been one to set resolutions or to even say, “New Year, New Me” on a Facebook post. I’m not against anyone wanting to reinvent themselves and setting goals at the beginning of the year...

Connecting To Destiny

Soul mates indeed exist. As a matter of fact, Sylvia Plath said it best when she said, “We should meet in another life. We should meet in the air, me and you.” Although most poets live in an artistic realm of limitless...

Mommying Is Hard

The hardest job I’ve ever had has been becoming a mother. Don’t get me wrong, it has been the most wonderful gift, but definitely the hardest. Children don’t come with rule books or an owner’s manual. Not all the...

Finding My Enoughness

“I hope that one day I find a passion I can turn into a career as you have.” I read the comment on my blog and felt flattered and anxious at the same time. I immediately began to focus on everything that was...

Preparing To Move Forward

No matter who you are, April is a transformative month. Winter has officially ended and Spring flowers have begun to bloom. April marks the halfway point of the semester for most traditional students, so they need to...