Dear friend, Begin Again.
Dear friend, Let’s start by talking about Taylor Swift. In my opinion, one of her best songs is “Begin Again.”I mean, look at these lyrics: “I’ve been spending the last...Read more
Dear Friend, Keep Going
Dear friend, I know you’re tired, I am too. I don’t think there has been a day recently that I haven’t woken up feeling the weight of life on...Read more
Dear Friend, Live Your Most Outrageously Beautiful Life
Dear friend, Let me ask you a hard question: are you living your most outrageously beautiful life or are you getting in your own way? I know you don’t mean...Read more
The Comfort of Grief
Grief, it seems, has been lingering in the shadows. His presence has been slight in recent days; he’s been dancing along the edges of the new life I’ve built - the one without Lisa.Read more
Three unexpected lessons from living through a pandemic.
The other night as we were cleaning the kitchen (this becomes important later) I told my husband I had realized a lot about myself during this pandemic. It was likely...Read more
Dear Friend Series: I love you and there is absolutely nothing you can do about it!
Dear friend, I love you and there is absolutely nothing you can do about it. I first heard that line in a Scrubs episode a few years ago when...Read more
Why you should embrace the scars that healed you.
“How do you feel about scars?” The nurse asks. “I’m ok with scars.” I reply but wonder if it’s true. I’m sitting in an exam room at a medical clinic...Read more