The day after

Four days have passed since my friend’s death and am trying to process through the grief, figure out what “self care” looks like, and find my way through it.  Lest you think I plan on spiraling into a depression and start counting the days that have passed since her death, my plan is figuring out…

Purpose

This post comes off the heels of some pretty tough news that I was on the receiving end of this last weekend, hearing that a very dear friend of mine’s husband passed away.  But because of the circumstances surrounding his death, I have suspicions that it was aided with excessive alcohol fueled with the hopeless…

Get back on your feet, keep trying, and continue strengthening wisdom

After a completely unjarring holiday montage — a week and a half of life-disrupting partying, excessive consumption, and sleep deprivation — it’s time to re-establish some routines.  I fell off the wagon a bit with my journaling, missing a few days this week and neglecting my blog as well.  But there are a few things…

A new day

I don’t even know where to begin with today’s blog post — it’s going to be short and sweet because I have a few other things that I’d like to get done tonight before I head to bed. But it’s one of those occasions that I feel I need to jot down for my own…

Making it count with improved productivity

I’ve got another short blogging night ahead of me — this week has been pretty damn busy both at work and home, that I haven’t had enough quality time to sit down and put together a thoughtful post, something that’d be worth my time and worth your read.  There’s no sense in me spending a…

Now’s the time

I’ve only got a short blog entry on tap for today — it’s been a super busy day and don’t have a whole lot of time to write today. Nevertheless I still wanted to get something out there. This morning I was listening to a podcast where the host talked about living for and seizing this…