** Let me start this by letting you know, this is a project I am working on and holding myself accountable for through this blog and its auto share to Facebook. I am kind of regretting it already because I'm not good at these things. See I Quit Everything-Aly Tinn. Anyways- 500 words a day… Continue reading 500 Words-Day 1 | Wannabe Mathlete
Describe a Sunday, he said... So I did. The perfect day. Birds are chirping their wake-up calls, but there is no reason to get out of bed. The hug from the white linen duvet is convincing and holds you in place. The sun paints the sky a fiery collection of oranges and reds, opening the… Continue reading Sunday Vibes
**I wrote this when I was 29. It's still true.** You know that game parents play when their baby first learns to walk? (Or, if you are like me, insert new puppy.) Mom stands on one side of the room and dad stands at the other, both calling to the baby in a rousing game… Continue reading Pick A Side
Ahh yes. Good ol Monday, we meet again. What is better than a regular old Monday? A rain-soaked Monday. When the rain hangs on the window panes like a blanket, I am forced inside. It’s these sopping wet, sunless Monday’s that I find myself exploring the dark alleys of my brain. Wandering around, picking up… Continue reading Monday, Schmonday.
Before these daydreams were as intimidating to me as leaning over the edge of a cliff. Marriage is Nick holding my shirt, keeping me from falling but never pulling me back far enough to miss the view.
When he asked, we were ready. We've been through some shit, we made it out the other side and there is no doubt that we'll be able to make this thing called marriage our bitch. We speak the same language, we share family and friends on a level deeper than acquaintances, we read each other's moods, and we vibe off each other.
My whole life, with everything, the grass has always been greener. No matter the circumstances, I always felt like there had to be something better. God himself could have picked me up and dropped me straight into the Garden of Eden and I’d sit there thinking “but…..if this exists there must be something better and… Continue reading Just The Right Shade.