Category Archives: Friendship

I am Grateful For:

I feel like I’ve been ungrateful lately and since it’s a new type of New Year here are the things I’m grateful for: My family, who I am always thankful for but don’t tell them often enough. My friends, I’m … Continue reading

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cracked rose-colored glasses

what happens to a garden that remains unkept? the flowers start wilting, their petals falling into the dry, crackling dirt. the resilient weeds start sprouting, entangling their way around the stems of the dying blooms. that old rose bush that … Continue reading

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Distance

All I’ve ever wanted is to be close to you. I used to think we were, but I also used to think that you told me everything. I thought you trusted me. It wasn’t until recently that I found out … Continue reading

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A Biography for Stress

I’m not one for advice. Actually, I probably give some of the worst advice I’ve ever heard. But, one thing that I’m probably even worse at is managing stress, and, more importantly, giving people advice about it. Because, in all … Continue reading

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25 things to be happy about

I’m out of ideas for this week’s blog post, so here are twenty five things that make me happy. Hopefully the thought of them will make you happy too. The smell of orange blossoms “The look” exchanged between my best … Continue reading

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Changing

It’s crazy how fast people change. It feels like just yesterday when my childhood friends and I were placing graham crackers in our kindergarten cubbies for our Thumbelina dolls to eat, or sitting under the big, protective oak tree, hiding … Continue reading

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My Love…

… I will miss you so much. You’re probably the single most important person in my life and we have an expiration date. I tear up whenever I think about losing you, and I drown in tears each time I … Continue reading

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