All the Times We’ve Survived

Head down, chest tight, breathing just not happening, mind racing… Sometimes we can get so consumed in the struggle to survive. When we are actually trying to live this life (as opposed to giving up on it) amidst whatever difficulties it might present, we can end up feeling defeated before we even start the day. […]

Defining My Need

I have been sorting through some of the hidden corners of my life (e.g., my closet) and the experience has been quite overwhelming. Apparently, while I wasn’t looking, my possessions began to bury me alive! Of course, it is all my fault. Have you ever had the experience of digging through your closet and finding […]

Facing the Journey

Raw , unending, nerve-racking – this is how the days of a fibromyalgia flare-up feel. I have dealt with fibromyalgia for years. It’s given me greater sympathy for all the people in this world who live in claustrophobic circumstances. Sometimes I feel like pain cuts me off from my good memories, and makes the future […]