breathe and trust. silence those fears.

As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   It's interesting how a new guy can make you realize the doubts and insecurities you have.  It may take a few days, call it the new crush honeymoon period if you will, but then all of a sudden … Continue reading breathe and trust. silence those fears.

if you ask me there’s a moment in everybody’s life when you’re helpless; just helpless with hope and trust.

If there was a caption to this photo, I'd like to think it would be the following: {here is my heart. put it back together again if you dare.}  Or maybe: {i'm letting it all go.}  Yeah, that's what it would read.  One of those two.  So, which one is it for you?  For me … Continue reading if you ask me there’s a moment in everybody’s life when you’re helpless; just helpless with hope and trust.

it’s not always fireworks and shooting stars; sometimes it’s a simple spark within that whispers, ‘you’re on your way’.

As fireworks lit up the Chicago skyline on Monday night, I laid in my bed falling asleep to the sounds of my city as memories began flashing through my mind.  Alone in my apartment for the first time in ten nights, the booms from the finale reminded me that another Fourth of July had passed- and somehow it was … Continue reading it’s not always fireworks and shooting stars; sometimes it’s a simple spark within that whispers, ‘you’re on your way’.

decisions, decisions

The Zac Brown Band instructs me to, "Quiet your mind. Soak it all in. Enjoy the ride."  Thanks for the advice, Zac.  I promise I'm trying my best to do just that; however, it's a difficult task when it comes to something you're so passionate about.  Something that you truly feel is your calling life.  … Continue reading decisions, decisions

remind me that i’m older, to be brave, smart, sweet, and bolder.

If someone were to ask me how my week went then I might very well have to plead the fifth.  I've crammed so much into these last few days that I'll fail to remember it all.  However, I will report that I'm feeling much better since my last post and, for me, that's what matters … Continue reading remind me that i’m older, to be brave, smart, sweet, and bolder.