twenty seconds of insane courage.

Sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage, just literally twenty seconds of embarrassing bravery, and I promise you something great will come of it. (Benjamin Mee) It's a Saturday night and I am perfectly content sitting on my couch in sweatpants, a ponytail, and leftover make-up from brunch this morning- watching Grey's Anatomy.  Sitting here now, … Continue reading twenty seconds of insane courage.

getting over a guy in 10 days: is it really possible?

In some ways I'm proud of that chapter. I fought for love. I had poison ivy. You know, I lost, but I really fought. (Addison, Private Practice.) I knew I had to get over him so when the cute, movie-inspired idea of getting over a guy in 10 days popped into my mind, I really … Continue reading getting over a guy in 10 days: is it really possible?

don’t know why.

"I just woke up one day and I knew.... what I was not sure of with you." ~500 Days of Summer I don't know if I can fully identify the inspiration behind this post.  Whatever it(they) may be, I'm going to do my best to find the words to explain what's been going on in my … Continue reading don’t know why.

“geography, and timing.”

Alex: Remind me why it didn't work out. Joanna: Geography, and timing. I always thought the hard part was anxiously waiting for someone fantastic to come into your life.  I thought there couldn't be anything more difficult that holding onto the belief- through the loneliness and hopelessness- that one day someone would make the wait worth it.  Someone … Continue reading “geography, and timing.”

what makes you vulnerable, makes you beautiful.

"What makes you vulnerable, makes you beautiful."  I heard this line earlier in the week while listening to an online presentation on vulnerability (link here) and had one of those Time Stops moments.  With me writing about this now- days later- it's obvious that this line has been on my mind.  What makes you vulnerable, makes you beautiful.  Do me a … Continue reading what makes you vulnerable, makes you beautiful.