Today’s post is in response to WordPress’s Daily Prompt: Panacea. All humans can agree that our world is full of difficulty … Continue Reading Elusive Panacea & Tragedy
I am still riding out a bout of intense depression and couldn’t muster the strength for a real post. Instead … Continue Reading Another Mood.
I challenge you to spend one hour each day in November focusing on your dreams. Why? In conversations lately I’ve … Continue Reading Hour of You
For the past year (maybe even more) I have been struggling to get back into regular treatment with a therapist. … Continue Reading Mental Healthcare is a Struggle
When I think about routines I’m immediately brought back to The Shining and the phrase Jack writes over and over: ALL … Continue Reading On Routine…
Recently I have failed to pencil in time to recharge my batteries and I am feeling it. I have been … Continue Reading You Can’t Pour From An Empty Cup
“Body on the Tracks” Huddled. An empty train packed. Delayed. Half hour commute tripled. Paused for Signal. Still silent bodies … Continue Reading Body on the Tracks
Next week I get a speaker at the event DENIAL: Being In It & Getting Out Of It. I reached … Continue Reading Public Speaking *Gulp*
The past weekend I moved to an apartment in Evanston. Three stories up with no elevator. We were too stubborn … Continue Reading Goodbye Lincoln Square, Hello Evanston!
I fell in love with Katy Perry’s second album “One of the Boys.” It was catchy, angsty, and fun. As … Continue Reading “Witness” Katy Perry’s Departure
I grew up as a city girl. We lived at the Oak Park stop on the “L” so we felt … Continue Reading Get Your Green On!
We are stubborn, fearful of rejection, and don’t want to “bother” anyone, or at least that’s how I feel when … Continue Reading Asking Is The Hard Part
Yesterday was a hot, humid, beautiful Chicago summer day. I made plans with friends, coworkers, and classmates to head to … Continue Reading Learning to Go With the Flow
How fitting is it that the daily prompt is edible? These egg cups are edible, but more than that they … Continue Reading Fuel for Your Week: Quick, Easy, Yummy Egg Cups!
It is an understatement to say that I was a troubled teen. I was dramatic, volatile and vulnerable. I made … Continue Reading Marked.
I was delighted by the blooming lillies this year. I started taking photos of the ones that caught my eye … Continue Reading Summer Lilly Series