Recompense

[Sometimes I draw, sometimes I write] I am neither lost nor found, looking, or hiding. I am here, neither trapped in my own breath, or free from my own sorrow. I am here, once forgotten, and asked to stay put. I could not. Deficit of patience, abundance of prose. I cannot keep silent, but I […]

Coffee with my Grandmother

Each prayer that slipped from her lips to touch the universe, just for me. If there was such thing as an earthly heaven, this was it. Prayers, just for me. Lindsay. Love and acceptance, purpose and persecution. Punishment and pain. Generations of greatness, of gratitude, of grace. Generations of grace grazed our cheeks during long […]

Self Care: Eliminate the Drain

Self Care: Eliminate the Drain There comes a point in your twenties (read: life), that you have to decide how you will handle the flying curve balls and disappointments that you face. Some things are truly out of your control; but you are fully responsible for how you respond and manage through the circumstances. Life […]

To my Bestfriend, Courage

I am courageous most often, and I am scared as hell too. I have absolutely no clue what I’m doing.  I plan, and I think, and I plan again. If these same skills didn’t pay my bills, I’d really consider getting rid of them. I tend to make good decisions. Tend. I, however, am not […]