There is something about the spring time that makes me miss you the most. I listen for your voice as I watch the Earth come alive around me. You were Mother Nature’s tour guide as you excitedly spoke of the wildlife around us as if it were gold. To us, it was gold. I close … More I Miss You In The Spring Time
We all seem to be in search of the seemingly ethereal concept of a soulmate. Do they even exist? And if they do, how the hell are you supposed to find yours out of the 7.5 billion people on Earth? This is something I have mulled over time and time again over the years. My opinions … More Soulmates: Do They Even Exist?
To all of the people who have sneered at you for being 35 and single. To all the times you and your husband have been asked why you haven’t had children yet. To anyone who’s has asked, “What are you waiting for?” To the straight-up A$$H0L3$ who have told you that “you aren’t getting any … More Why We Need To End Society’s Idea Of A Social Timeline
Okay, no. This is not about the ocean at all, really. But, get ready for some serious metaphors. In a previous piece, I mentioned a friend who asked me what I thought the world needed the most. I said empathy. Now, I’d like to share with you what he thought the world needed more of. … More Stop Being A Bad Water Droplet In Our Universal Ocean
We live in a time where we connect so much through a digital platform that non-sexual physical contact among humans is becoming incredibly rare. There’s even this fear or feeling of being “creeped out” by a simple hand hold or an arm brushing up against ours. I never understood this. In fact, I love personal … More I Want To Hold Your Hand, But I’m Afraid You’ll Freak Out
How many times have you heard someone say, “With my luck, *insert trivial daily difficulty* will happen.” Aside from the fact that I don’t really believe in luck, this phrase gets to me more than others. When I think about luck, I think of it as something that solely happens by chance. I view it as this … More Just Your Luck
We’ve all heard the expression, “Live each day as if it’s your last.” There have been countless songs about it. We get it. Live today as if you aren’t getting a tomorrow. The reason so many people stress the importance of this concept is so we don’t leave this planet wishing we had done more. Wishing we had taken a … More If Today Was Your Last…
Yesterday was the one year anniversary of the day that turned my world upside down and the starting point of this little writing adventure. On this anniversary, I had no time to cry as my friends kept me occupied and laughing for nearly 24 hours straight. It was truly something incredible. At the end of the day … More One Year