About three months ago, I wrote this. In it I explained that I am where I am because I made the best choice I could. I stopped asking, "Is this the path I'm supposed to take?" I chose based on what I know for a fact. I act with intention even though I can't possibly … Continue reading uncertainty vs. opportunity
About this time last year, I was in a musical. I needed to paint around 15-20 pieces for an art gallery, and I had to have surgery on my knee. I started this post then. At that time it was titled, "What I Do When I'm Stressed." I never finished it. The past few days … Continue reading i had a dream about middle school
A friend of the family said to me recently, "One of the greatest misdirections in life, is that being an adult will be easier." I hosted friends at my house for the first time since I actually finished the living room floor. When a friend of my friend unexpectedly needed a place to spend the … Continue reading how did i end up here?
If I could tell the me of two years ago how happy I would be right in this moment, she would be shocked but so relieved. You know you are happy when you drink rum and Black Cherry sparkling soda and you are overcome with gratefulness. I'm just sitting here staring at the empty space … Continue reading i’m so happy
A patron at the bar asked me what I want to be when I grow up while I was getting his beer. I answered, "that's still up for debate." He liked my answer and agreed that life isn't always black and white. Over the past seven years, I've tried to determine my "dream job." After … Continue reading expectations vs reality