YOU MADE IT ANOTHER YEAR- Now relax.

The best thing I can give you on this New Year’s Eve is permission to just BREATHE. I will not give you an inspirational post, a top-five of how to make your resolutions stick or a new method, a new technique, a new exercise. Sometimes I think we get so caught up in achieving and measuring that we forget we made it to a new year. Congratulations! You are here, and I am here. Congratulations! You had your ups and downs this year, but you’re still here and tonight when you’re watching the fireworks crackle and you feel that sense … Continue reading YOU MADE IT ANOTHER YEAR- Now relax.

Stop Waiting for the Angels and WRITE.

I’m finally starting to understand that there will be no annunciation. I have been lied to. You have been lied to. Being a writer is not about being touched by the divine; an angel isn’t always going to breathe over the writer’s shoulder and whisper greatness into her ear. Though there will be moments where the writer is close to bursting- where she can’t wait to get home to write down the stories that refuse to stay put inside of her- the majority of the time writing will be as normal as brushing teeth, taking a shower or cooking breakfast. The practice of writing is rarely … Continue reading Stop Waiting for the Angels and WRITE.

The Education of Me: A Tour Through My Personal Journals and How I’m Learning Purpose

​I came to a point where I was beating myself over each passing day that I didn’t blog and then I realized how much I have been WORKING it in my life.  Having an intern of me summer is all about making your own rules. It’s about not letting anything control your professional development. It’s about not being career- shamed into making decisions that aren’t the best for you and the way you work,  so if I decided to take a much needed hiatus from blogging to figure out and ENJOY my life… That is totally consistent with the intern … Continue reading The Education of Me: A Tour Through My Personal Journals and How I’m Learning Purpose