My Mentor’s Perspective…

TWO blog posts in one weekend! Try not to die of shock please. I didn’t write this one though – my mentor wrote this for you all the other day and I’m posting it because she’s making me.  Yes, it made me cry the first time I read it because there have been a few…

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Being Vulnerable

I’m still here! Busy, very busy, but still present and accounted for. So the other day I posted this on Facebook: It was more difficult than I expected to post something like that. I’ve never kept my struggle with depression a secret ever since my diagnosis over a year ago. My openness results in all…

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Happy Anniversary!

My dear friends whom I haven’t really talked to in months (I’m sorry!), how are you? Today is the one year anniversary of the break up that changed my life forever.  I’ve also referred to it as the “breakiversary” but I’m not feeling that negative, so we’re going with the more positive terminology. A year…

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Vision Board: Health Edition

At work we’re doing a fitness challenge.  Because we need more to do…  (jk, it’s crazy busy like always). But seriously, I think it is helping my co-workers’ and my sanity levels.  It gives us something to talk about other than looming deadlines and how we need more people in my department.  We go on…

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True Love

Christ the Lord is risen today!  Happy Easter! In 2015 I wrote an Easter musical for my church.  I wanted to share it here on my blog, but it’s too big and it won’t upload, so I had to resort to YouTube.  Because the sound and camera quality is not the greatest (it was 2015),…

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One Month Later…

Hey!  I’m still here!  No, I haven’t forgotten about you all.  Things are just… different now and I feel like I’m still trying to navigate this new world. Because in this new world there are dreams. In this new world there are challenges. In this new world there are possibilities. For those of you who…

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Depression Analogy #239: The Blanket

I’ve been a little down lately.  Shocker.  I really hate depression.  I can be doing everything right: all my tips and techniques at full strength and it still wipes me out. This last bout was a bit scary.  Scary in that I didn’t sit in my room and cry for days on end (I call…

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