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.
It's Tuesday night and I can't sleep. I guess technically at this point, it is Wednesday morning. A new day-already. And I am here, wide awake, to welcome it. It’s nights like this my mind wanders far and wide. Spanning the range of possibilities and impossibilities. I think about things both ridiculous and authentic. Random and reasoned. Chaotic and calm. My imagination… Continue reading Fishing.
Hey ya'll! I'm late. I know! I get it. But honestly, get used to it. I'm always late. OK!? I get caught up in things, sidetracked and swept away-typical Alyssa. In this post you will find out a few other Typical Alyssa traits and qualities. In all honestly, I have a lot going on and… Continue reading Typical Alyssa
On a rainy December night in 2015, Dawn and I drove up to a house on the river to find a man with a pony tail filling a U-Haul. Normally, this would be a red flag and we would keep driving-but I needed answers. We pulled up, rolled down the window and asked if he… Continue reading Tarot Cards, Leaps and Lemonade
When it first started, it was great. I took a leap of faith, a huge pay cut and dove in 110%. I was excited. I was devoted. I couldn't wait to be a part of something great. It wasn't long before I realized I had been hoodwinked. I realized that even though something is pretty… Continue reading Just keep driving.
I made some decisions and I made some moves. With those moves, comes a new home for my thoughts. Welcome to Chaos in Combat Boots.