Warrior Woman

BEWARE: Long post. I've been attending this cool workshop for the last few weeks. I have the privilege of being in the same room with some of the coolest women & hearing them share their hearts for a few hours each week. It's pretty terrific. We're talking about some hard things, though, so it's pretty… Continue reading Warrior Woman

Passion & Pain

Passion. Comes & goes. Remains {even when weakened} in tiny doses. Even if only remaining as a faint memory. Nothing can make it disappear. Not loneliness or failure or defeat. It does fade so, sometimes. Like life slowly leaving your body... The life that is your passion sometimes slips away. For me, America does this.… Continue reading Passion & Pain

Lyrics for my soul

{After I wrote the title of this post, I have to admit I thought of the cheesy 90's book series: "Chicken Soup for the Soul." Hopefully this post will not be that.} My sweet husband has been learning new songs on the guitar from a list we've both been making {okay, at least I've been… Continue reading Lyrics for my soul

Joy {and my journey with her}.

Joy has returned to me, after what has been a gloomy several months. Of course, there are so many factors that have me questioning her return... Is it that I've become SO excited about the child growing in my belly? Is it that I feel her movements? Is it that I've seen her? Is it… Continue reading Joy {and my journey with her}.