I can start by saying that I've been trying to write a post for the past few weeks, especially after realizing that it's been quite a while since I"ve done so. I really have. But with my schedule, by the time I get home from class at night, I am only thinking about getting my … Continue reading …and tell me how lucky they are to have me.
Monday, I'll give you the benefit of the doubt because I know it's tough to follow this A*MAY*ZING weekend of mine. And work, it's downright impossible to measure up to two adorable kids, Max (22 mos) and Tommy (6 yrs), beautiful friends, and the fabulous Make-A-Wish Foundation. But still, you could have at least put up some … Continue reading and there’s this burning, like there’s always been. i’ve never been so alone; and i’ve, i’ve never felt so alive.
Here's something I never told anyone before: Usually when I'm walking around- home from the children's hospital, an errand, or the train station- and feel confused or stressed, I ask God to give me a sign. A sign of guidance or support. A sign to tell me that I'm on the right path; or a sign to direct … Continue reading people know they are lacking something when they are constantly wanting some kind of spiritual guidance.
I changed my clothes twice this morning before opting for a much cuter third choice. I rationed that this Moan-day was going to be a rough one, so perhaps it was best to at least look cuter than I'd be feeling. So I walked to my dress closet (not as fancy as it may sound … Continue reading somedays you just have to throw on a cute outfit and say, “okay monday, please be good to me.”
Instead of writing another love letter, I think it's time that I stop hiding behind the pen and 'fess up to what's really going on. I am feeling so down this week. I cannot seem to shake it. Like every other funk I went through the possible diagnosis: Sick? (No.) Period? (No.) Tired? (A little.) Sad? … Continue reading wake up lonely with you by my side, one more night it doesn’t feel. there are movies playing in your eyes, you dream of our fortunes. but you’re wrong. i don’t belong to you.
I'm back!!! Finally! Is it really Friday? Seriously, this week is such a blur, but for a very, very, very good reason. Now I would tell you all about my week, but this is the weekend and the first rule of the weekend is that you do not talk about work. So I cannot talk … Continue reading happiness looks good on you
If your heart was an empty canvass, what color would you paint it? Right now I'm sitting here wondering what I would do. If I was painting my heart this weekend then I would have chosen red, as I was happily enjoying the company of friends (old & new) and a fun-filled atmosphere. There also … Continue reading an uncertain heart
Jillian Harris, former Bachelorette, responded to the question, Would you recommend the reality TV experience to others?, in the following way: "I would recommend any experience to others. Whether I had a good time or not. You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take, and it's better to be absolutely absurd then boring. … Continue reading it’s better to be absolutely absurd then boring.
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings When people write about their weekend in Chicago, their stories are typically filled with touristy attractions, adventures at Cubs' game, trips down Michigan Avenue, and many meals of pizza and hot dogs. But that is 'them' and this is me. The … Continue reading don’t ask what the world needs. ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. because what the world needs is people who have come alive.