It's a slew of text messages that have hours between each one. It's multiple "I miss you's." It's restless nights. It's waking up at 2:00 am looking for goodnight texts. It's a constant need to be reminded that you're important. It's sleeping on the couch so the late night television can keep you company. It's… Continue reading
I've had so much to say lately, yet I've had so little time to say it. I realized earlier today that I just had a pile of Post-It notes of ideas on my desk. None of them had made it off my desk, let alone into my purse and home. I'm finally in front of… Continue reading Thoughts of the week of June 19, 2017
I will never understand why people are cruel to animals, or why babies aren't born potty trained. I will never understand why chocolate has to be the addicting food, and it can't be pineapple. I won't understand the concept of time, and I'm still not convinced it's anything more than an enigma. To be continued...… Continue reading Things I don’t understand.
I had my first beer in the middle of nowhere, otherwise known as Minburn, IA. I had it while sitting outside of an old farmhouse that was very literally falling down around me. I had it between corn fields, next to grain silos. I had it while sitting around a bonfire. I had my first… Continue reading I remember my first beer.
I haven't posted once since the day I said I was going to try to write every day. I promise: I have been writing! Just in a different way. I joined Beachbody almost two weeks ago, and all my writing has been dedicated to the daily updates I've been making in my accountability group on… Continue reading Procrastinator…
I read something today that said "Write daily, for catharsis, for memory, to think. And write something significant, even if it's just one word, or one phrase, coming from some very honest place within you." And with that, my very honest thought for today is this: I am not who I used to be, and… Continue reading Goal: Write Every Day
I have recently discovered that I'm an extremely impatient person. I moved to a new position at work about 8 months ago; and about 4 months ago, I got a new boss. By "new," I mean that she was completely new to the company 4 months ago. I had hardly done the job longer than… Continue reading Lack of Understanding