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Small Things that Remind Me Life is Worth Living

It’s one of my busiest times of year at work, which means my writing time has been seriously diminished.  By the time I get home, I veg out on the couch, clean or run errands.  It’s not the most exciting time of life.  BUT it’s the one of the few times of year that I…… Continue reading Small Things that Remind Me Life is Worth Living

Abuse · Aging · anxiety · Authenticity · depression · Family Matters · fear · Life · mental health · panic attacks · Self Discovery · Self Worth

You Follow Me Wherever I Go

Most of us learn about our shadows when we’re little, and our little selves are mesmerized by them. This dark shape on the ground that looks just like us keeps us occupied, sometimes scared, but mostly intrigued. They grow and change with us, an almost perfect reflection of ourselves depending on the sun’s position, of…… Continue reading You Follow Me Wherever I Go

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I’m not a Cool Girl

We’ve all seen her in movies…the girl who could care less.  She’s down for any and everything.  She can eat junk food, drinks beer and has a smoking hot body. She has zero emotions other than happiness and is completely laid-back when it comes to love.  She could care less what her boyfriends do and…… Continue reading I’m not a Cool Girl

Adulting · Aging · anxiety · depression · Health · Letting go · mental health · mindfulness · positivity · Stress

The Art of Disconnecting

I don’t know about you, but my phone is almost like an extension of myself.  I’ve customized it, bought an array of cases, and it’s always in reach. I know several of my friends are the same way, and I’m sure there are many others  just as connected as I am.  I’ve sat at a…… Continue reading The Art of Disconnecting

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The Land of the Frearful

As a child, this is what I knew to be true.  I grew up and was a part of the greatest nation in the world.  We didn’t stand for injustice and felt all people deserved the chance to improve themselves and their lot in life. Regardless of your skin color, your religion or country of…… Continue reading The Land of the Frearful

Adulting · Aging · annoyance · anxiety · Authenticity · Faith · Health · Life · Meditation · mental health · mindfulness · panic attacks · Panic Disorder · Religion · Stress · Yoga

Can Someone Turn This Off?

Lately when I tell people about my feelings or anxiety, their response is always….Have you tried yoga?  No…no I haven’t tried the most popular exercise craze that is supposed to center you.  It never crossed my mind. It always drives me nuts when people suggest obvious solutions to something as complex as an anxiety disorder. I’d…… Continue reading Can Someone Turn This Off?

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Sleep Deprived Should be a Mood

**Just a warning, this is really rambly and not very fluid.  Sorry all, but you’ll hear why.** Last night, I couldn’t sleep.  I was up tossing and turning until at least 2 a.m. Naturally, I fell asleep JUST a few hours before my alarm was set to go off.  I find when I don’t get…… Continue reading Sleep Deprived Should be a Mood