Today is the two year anniversary of my mother's passing. Leading up to her death-iversary is always difficult. It was made even more difficult by the fight we had with Virginia the last few weeks. I felt like I barely had time to prepare my heart for the incoming surge of grief. I had to … Continue reading I’m Not Sorry
Hi, guys! It's been a while! I've had a super tumultuous few months and didn't really have the writing bug, but I'm back! And yes, it's true. I ran away from home. To the Smoky Mountains! Last week my partner and I escaped to the Smokies for some much needed R&R. This past January we … Continue reading I Ran Away From Home
We're told to never give up on our dreams. Movies, television shows, quotes on Pinterest, and captions on fitness models' pictures scream at us that we can achieve our goals and we can make our own dreams come true...if we don't give up. "In two weeks you'll feel it. In four weeks you'll see it...ect, … Continue reading Ten Years – Reflecting On A Decade Of Marriage
Reflecting on the things I've learned about my mother in the first year since her death.
Layers of makeup can't hide the pain of loss.