I did what I did it was best for you….I think I never would have dreamed giving you a great life meant it had to be without me I die each day to give you a life full of dreams […]
“What would you like to talk about today”? He asked as he sat across from me, while patiently awaiting my response. “I’m ready to talk about Abby” I interlaced my fingers as if to hold onto my own hand for support, “and how I wasted so much time being angry and distracted. I want to […]
A fork in the road always comes. A test along the way. A chance to practice….or maybe an opportunity to re-evaluate our choices.
The television was once again the background noise to Chloe’s morning. She had just woken up and was carrying on with her morning routine; fixing her hair, making her coffee and eggs, and everything but truly listening to what the newscaster was saying. If she would have been listening, all of this may have been […]
Recently I drove back to Mississippi, a place I grew up and have affectionately referred to as “back home” for the past three years, to see family. First, this was a huge accomplishment for me because whenever I have to drive long distances (six hours one way) and on the interstate, it triggers my anxiety. […]
There will come a day…a moment in our lives where we have met our lasts. It’s that sobering realization that one night will be our last night of sleep, we will eat our last meal, tell our last joke, and experience love for the last time. If we are lucky we will not know when […]
Looking at the BIG picture can be daunting. When I get overwhelmed, I freeze into moments of inaction. Nothing gets done. My perfectionism can elicit this same response. I have come to realize that if I think in terms of each day just being practice, I am able to smile, relax, and continue.
Home. The town I grew up in. Like any other home I could imagine, mine was filled with positives and negatives. Many of the memories I made there haunt me to this day. This place taught me how to try and fit in. It also taught me how to forgive. This place taught me how […]