Tag Archives: Musings

Reflections on 2014 (aka the Obligatory New Years Post)

Today is the last day of 2014…and naturally, I am sitting here reflecting on 2014 and wondering what 2015 will bring. So many exciting things happened to me this year; like publishing my first novel, writing and publishing my second … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Illusion

When I was in high school, I was very insecure about, well everything. Especially the way that I walked. I walked with a very noticeable limp. I tried to force myself to walk “normally”, but that stubborn limp was extremely … Continue reading

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“Love is Blind to Blemishes and Fault”

There’s nothing I love more than a good love story. I’m a sucker for it, really. Only lately…I’m seeing more and more love flops. People giving up when they shouldn’t, people not giving up when they should, and people tolerating … Continue reading

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On Motherhood & Social Awkwardness

Since becoming a mom and 2009, I have become even more socially awkward. So socially awkward that my sixteen year old self literally cringes with embarrassment whenever I have to socialize. I’ve never been very good at socializing. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Sludge

I’ve been pretty occupied lately. I wouldn’t say busy, because although I’ve been doing a lot of, well, things…I’ve not been doing enough to be “busy”, just “occupied”. My mind is occupied with a hundred various thoughts and worries, and … Continue reading

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Depression + Chronic Pain

I’m not sure what came first…depression or chronic pain? Probably chronic pain, but it’s likely that the depression has always been there too…lurking in the background, ready to jump in and throw punches and kicks when I’m already down and … Continue reading

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The Chaos of the Morning

I have two very rambunctious little boys and two large, high energy dogs. Mornings tend to be extremely chaotic. When my boys wake up, they are instantly ready to go. Their eyes open pretty much as their feet hit the … Continue reading

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