I See YouI see the roof of your vehicleThe scarf on your headI see the worry in your eyesI see the worry when it’s fedI see the privacy you reapHalf assed – children and petsPartners moving in camera momentarilyYour goals not quite metI see the pandemic exhausting youThe racial & social injustices maddeningI see the… Read More
“But What if I Need to Protect Myself?”
I wiped my face, took many cleansing deep breaths, oriented myself to my physical space and began my text. It went like this: Our son, my biological nineteen-year-old, is not what we call in the psychology world “neurotypical”. Amongst other interesting behaviors, focus is something he has been putting in many amounts of effort to… Read More
It’s Halloween, Damnit!
Happy Halloween Awesome Humans! On days like this, it only feels appropriate to tap into our pockets of joy. It’s Halloween, damnit! Read More
Finding Comfort in the Chaos
In this incredible difficult time for our country, like very many of us, I am just sad. Read More
I am not my Family of Origin
I sat in my own living room, watching as individuals that are related to me by blood act as if the home in which they stood smelled incredibly awful. Read More
Hanging Tight through Chronic Illness
I feel like I’m in a rush.
A rush to complete important things in my life before I lose the ability to accomplish them;
A rush to raise my children the most decent way possible before I lose the ability to see them flourish;
A rush to be the best wife ever before I lose the ability to continue trying. Read More
Social Media Intimidates Me
Technology is stinking awesome. Google and I are best friends (in my head), the syncing abilities between my devices and vehicle are bad-ass, and music…music EVERYWHERE. Read More