Category Archives: life

There Will Be Dark Days

It’s hella hard to embrace the darkness. I’m not talking about the darkness of being away from a city, where exponential stars illuminatethe charcoal night with brightness. I’m talking about the in your head ebony that drowns you, like quicksand, … Continue reading

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I’m Killin It

Some days you might have to fake it till you make it and take help where you can get it! Like me, today. I’m killing it here this morning from my bed, broken leg still elevated and iced, waiting impatiently … Continue reading

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What Is Your Verse?

In my Montessori educator training, I learned the philosophy of “Cosmic Education” and how it is the work of the educator to guide and enable each child to seek and find their cosmic purpose, their verse. Each of us has … Continue reading

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The Ocean Reminds Us

The ocean reminds us that time and tides both take and give. That each drop in it conjoins to make the whole, and that the weight of your sorrows, the mass of your fears, can be carried in Earth’s fruitful … Continue reading

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The Cancer of Hate

This post was originally spurred by the events that occurred at the Unite The Right rally in Charlottesville, VA last August, but unfortunately remains relevant and timeless as the cancer of hate continues to metastasize here at home and around … Continue reading

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Beach Day

Floating, supine in the comforting arms of the ocean. Eyes closed, lungs emptied, hearing my own breath fill the void within.  Each inhalation takes me to a place of perfect peace,  as a briney balm coats this weary pedestrian’s limbs  … Continue reading

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Early Morning Swim 

Early Morning Swim The entire liquid  blue is mine. The only human bobbing on the  glassy surface. Hungry gulls swoop and dive. Lolling waves swell and rise. Cotton balls cushion from above. In the silence my  electrons bond and  I … Continue reading

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Today

Things I thought about today. I woke up feeling guilty because I didn’t have a to-do plan for the day. I feel guilty just sipping my coffee in pajamas and watching The Today Show. I should be going and doing … Continue reading

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Full Disclosure 

Full Disclosure  I’m not a big selfie person. Never mastered the perfect angle, head tilt, lighting or stance that would make the camera my friend. I get irritated at the hubs when he posts non- approved photos of me. He … Continue reading

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May

The 5th month of the calendar year arrives dressed in dichotomy. Individual days ping my memory bank with black hole debits and platinum credits, and create a sandstorm some years, that I can’t find my balance in until June.  Looking … Continue reading

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