It’s been a while . . .

Days turn into weeks. Weeks turn into months. And here we are! I wanted to give all of you an update. I started this blog as an outlet. I wanted it to be an expression and documentation of my life, as well as a safe place for others. So, here, I am honest. The last…

Experiencing a Brush of Anxiety

As we were sitting there, my heart started to tighten. My breathing felt short lived. It felt like everything was closing in. In one instant, one moment, I felt powerless. My body took advantage of my mind. It used one vulnerable moment to rewire my brain into letting FEAR take hold. It all started about…

Why It Is SO Hard To Trust People

Do you ever wonder why, these days, it is so ridiculously hard to trust anyone. There are numerous reasons, but I am going to give you three. One: People's "don't care" attitude. This attitude has spread like wildfire.This lie we tell:  "You have to look out for yourself first, because no one else will." Who…

Fall in Love with Life

Always be aware of your placement in life. Answer questions such as these constantly: Who do you call friend? Where do you call home? When do you feel most at peace? Why do you get up in the morning? What is your favorite Netflix series? These are random things, yes. I assure you, these things…

As I Sit In This Class . . .

As I sit in this class, I ponder everything. He reaches for a deeper level of understanding. Specks on strawberries become people. Leaves represent paper and ideas formed. Words jump off pages and paint a picture of disguised genius. Thoughts float around the room like heavy clouds of opinion. He raises the question of self,…