Has it Really Been That Long?

This past weekend…its been a little crazy.  I had hoped to get a post out before now but unfortunately things just didn’t really come together.  Between work, trying to wrap up this month’s edition of Eclipse with Trouble…and things swirling through my own head…I’m just grateful to have finally gotten a picture snapped last night….

I Thought I Was Done With Research…

When I finished grad school, I thought I was done with having to do research.  Boy was I wrong! I shared on Facebook last night that I had failed a visual field test I took a couple of weeks ago.  Failing this test was a very good thing because it means my health care insurance…

I Waited Patiently For You

Patience is not one of my greater virtues.  But I am getting better at it. And for once, my patience paid off. Like every blogger, we all have our dream stores and events that we want to blog for.  I have been incredibly fortunate.  I have made a few of those bucket list teams and…

If They Only Knew

These words went through my mind so often throughout my life.  I mean…you think about the journey I am on and the fact I have always known I needed to do this… But it goes beyond that.  All too often so many of us mask our real selves by what we wear or how we…

Letter To Mom

On February 28, 2015, we lost my mother after years of declining health.  She never really recovered from the death of my brother in 2003 and her manageable chronic health conditions began to progress much faster than the doctors anticipated.  By 2009, we had to place her in a nursing home because she just needed…