I feel like I’m on the verge of some great writing inspiration that I’ve been lacking for so long now that I finally have some time to myself this month. I really hope that is true. And after submitting grades for my four week class hopefully now I’ll be more able to focus on some [...]

Seascape Saturday: Spot the Eel

Not everything that frightens us Means us harm Sometimes our own fears Say more about us Than what we're fearful of. Are you afraid of anticipated pain? Danger? Panic? Something that does not yet exist? What you perceive to be not-beautiful? There is beauty in fear as well. It's trying to communicate something to you. [...]

Summer Air

Notice my wave ring. These selfies are actually really important to me. I’m so glad for the sunshine and warm weather. I’ve been so much more conscious of my health and body and less SELF conscious. Even when I did dance and was in the best shape of my life I would never show my [...]

Adult Children of Emotionally Unavailable Parents — Review

This, honestly, was probably one of the most personally and professionally useful books I have read in a very long time. It is a quick read with so many useful vignettes as well as checklists that are easy to digest. It makes the material so much easier to apply to yourself. I have not read [...]

I would have been leaving for Belize today

I’ll get back to seascapes. I have enough photos to last a while. But! I did go hiking today. The weather was so nice and comfortable that I didn’t feel too bad about missing the sea. The sun was on my skin. Warming but not scalding. Not humid. Completely comforting. It is starting to set [...]