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When Anxiety Wins

I’ve tried to write this post 3 times. Here we go.

Sometimes, no matter how hard you try to not be anxious, no matter how many preventive tools you employ, anxiety still wins. 266 more words


Finding a New Favourite: “Tropic of Cancer” and Best Friend Books

It’s always easy to remember a first favourite book. While the books of my youth, those by Robert Munsch and Francine Pascal’s Sweet Valley High… 575 more words

Social Contrary


As tone so escapes from the tongue
The soft spoken cadence of wonder
Like feet lightly traipsing the snow
So the weight that’s above
Is the touch of a dove… 95 more words

How I Grew Milestones in Minutes (or Maybe Just a Few Days)

I’m writing this in Barcelona. One of my favorite cities in the world. I’m really getting better at this blogging thing, and I hope you’re proud of me for it. 894 more words


Sunday Morning Musings

It’s Sunday morning, and I’m home alone. Well, not totally alone, my two cats are here. I hear them crunching away on their breakfast in the kitchen as I sit here to write. 1,699 more words

Personal Development

Walking Tour Your Way Across Europe

Last summer I was introduced to a mind-boggling concept: free-walking tours. In and of itself, free-walking tours make a lot of sense, locals who love their city volunteer to show visitors around to experience the city through the native eyes. 1,046 more words


Nights like this

It’s nights like this, when I’m sitting at home, alone, reading a really good book, a book that makes me feel all the emotions I don’t express, that I wish I had my “person.” You know that person? 291 more words