Uncertainty and a state of limbo

Have you ever felt like you didn't quite know where you belonged? Due to a number of circumstances that have taken place in my life over the last couple of years, including a few fairly major injuries that are persisting much longer than I had ever anticipated, I am feeling like I'm at a bit of a crossroads right now. There is so much uncertainty and I feel lost. A couple of days ago, I was … [Read more...]

Bring on the word for 2015

Do you have an intention word for yourself for the year? Every year, for the last few years, I have come up with a word that I am going to try and embody for the upcoming year. Last year, my word was perservere and that I did. I had some pretty incredible highs and the lowest lows of my entire life, which have left me reeling. The year before that, it, and I, was strong. This year, however, … [Read more...]

Here I am -vulnerable, open and raw

I'm sorry I've been a bit MIA this week. I keep having all these thoughts, but when it actually comes time to out the thoughts into words, they just don't want to come. I've been a bundle of emotions lately, and everything I want to say just doesn't come out right. I feel vulnerable, open, raw, everything that should, in theory, make for a great post or twelve, but that rawness just feels too raw … [Read more...]

Let’s talk

Today is one of those days when I wish I had something insightful to share or something funny to say. I don't though. Instead, I am curled up on the couch under a heated blanket (apparently I am 75 years old) recovering from having needles stuck in my neck a couple of days ago. I don't talk too much about it, though maybe I should. I have been battling with chronic pain for over a year now, and … [Read more...]