Dad, the Great

My father took his last breath yesterday at 6:15 a.m. I woke up this morning feeling refreshed and renewed. For the first time in weeks, we’ve all been able to sleep. People ask how we’re so strong and they commend us for being that way, and my response to everyone has been the same: you’d…

Make It Last–Forever.

I’ve been thinking a lot lately due to my current circumstances. I’m trying hard to understand life and death and how we really deal with each. When someone dies a great majority of us mourn that death. For days, weeks, sometimes months, a state of darkness encompasses us and we can’t seem to find our…

Birthday Blues

This weekend, my friends and family pulled together to make my milestone birthday a special one and rather than enjoying their company, I spent most of my time in a funk. I am completely embarrassed and disgusted with myself. I don’t ever expect that anyone would go out of their way to do something nice like…

A Sunbeam

I grow more and more in love with my children everyday. Their brilliance, friendliness, openness, willingness and ability to learn inspires me. Sometimes I think I learn more from them than they do from me. I admire how quick they are to forgive and their ability to persevere no matter what the obstacle is. Above…

One

I’ve been struggling with what my first post should be. I have so many ideas and thoughts floating through my head, and I simply do not know where to begin. Since this is my first “official” post outside of my brief introduction, I thought it would be a good idea to elaborate on what you…

Welcome!

Good day, lovely people! Welcome to my blog! Here you will find a collection of my thoughts as I travel through life and journey to the center of myself. Come along with me, and let’s see what we can discover together!