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Today I’m going to cry. Sometimes I wonder why I’m alive. It’s not a call for help, it’s not suicidal thoughts.. just wondering what I’m good for? 119 more words


On Human Love

What is human love?

And why do I crave it so deeply?  Why is God’s love not enough?  Why do I want something so fragile, so fleeting, so frail, so vulnerable, so delicate… so breakable, so limited, so brief.  307 more words


Hope for the Now

Damn. Does it ever get easier?

I’ve been saying that to myself a lot lately.

I’m so tired lately. So tired of pushing, fighting, and hoping for the next stage when it is all easy. 327 more words


My Happiness Project**

*Note – I blatantly stole the title of this post from Gretchen Ruben who wrote the book The Happiness Project, as well as many other great books, and hosts, along with her sister, one of my favorite podcasts ( 792 more words

The Emerald City

The first installment of the “Self-Annoyed: Solo-preneurship Done Write” series, where I openly battle for control over my mindset + wrestle with cultural myths about success. 1,383 more words

Real Life Mom

Stuck in the Millennial Cycle

Every morning I wake up at 7:30 am. I get ready by 8:30 am.

I drive across the bay to work. The commute is exactly an hour and a half. 264 more words


Second Chances

I haven’t always been a runner. It’s not something that came naturally to my 5’2” lanky frame. I was a scrappy little kid—a tomboy at heart—always climbing trees and scrapping my knees; baseball hat pulled backward and I was ready to go. 730 more words

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