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Cloud-gaze with Me in the Grass?

The earth is warm against my back. I pause with minor annoyance as the tender-looking blanket of grass beneath me pricks not-so-tender shoots into the backs of my arms. 639 more words

Domestic Abuse

Letting Go, Letting In

Recently, mid-week insomnia led me to my computer to write on something more personal and that which has sat in my heart and my Drafts for months. 823 more words


Finding Home!

The time I spent away from our present home to reconnect with those people who are truly so valuable to me, was the best time I could have invested. 198 more words

My Top Five

I have this friend, A. He is one of the most real and honest people I know. He does not sugarcoat anything, which at one point really made me hate him. 548 more words


Why Keep Your Energy for the Positive

It’s getting more difficult to find sources of energy while getting easier to spend and lose it–and I’m not just talking about energy to light up bulbs, put electricity in wall outlets, and run industries. 655 more words


One of my biggest hurdles: social anxiety

Since being in a situation that left my wants and needs (and voice) mostly muted, I’ve found that one of my biggest challenges in moving forward has been the┬ásocial anxiety that’s set in. 233 more words


The start of the goodbyes...

Saying goodbye to friends and family is something that Matt and I have gotten used to over our 10 years together. We’ve lived in different countries and travelled a lot…but this time it’s more of a final… 365 more words