Writing My Own Rules

I've spent a lifetime living by other people's rules. I still have to detach them from my own mind and decide which ones I want to follow, and which ones I need to leave behind. When the lovely Sandy (who I am an unabashed admirer of) asked me to write a guest post, I knew what …

Legacy

We're not up for that. The countless times I heard that phrase as a child. It started with disinterest. It became a lack of time. It became a lack of motivation. It became a lack of energy. It was too hard to interact with the world, to interact with life, to interact with others. So …

Wolves

I've been absolutely outraged by Ferguson and the events there, and this is what came out tonight. I felt compelled to share it with you. Excuse my stumbling words; please know that I don't know how to write about this. But I'm trying. I recognize my own privilege and the role that it plays in …

Return

I have another post coming soon, and this post will likely be a bit raw. But I felt the need to share it tonight. This evening, I've been thinking about the words "come with me" and "return." I hear them not only in English but in Spanish... "Conmigo. Volvere." These words have been bouncing around in …