Writing

Two Hearts

Two Hearts

Everything seemed fine this morning – really, it did: The sun was shining as my daughter bounded out of her room and straight into the bathroom to begin getting ready for the day. She ate a good breakfast and got dressed in her free-dress clothes. […]

My Blessed, Beautiful Now

My Blessed, Beautiful Now

My thought process was fairly simple: Maybe if I shared my thoughts, my feelings, my story, I might be able to find my way back to myself again. Maybe others would relate to my words, and, like me, find answers in them. And maybe—just maybe—by […]

Notes of a New Year

Notes of a New Year

My daughter, Zoey, asked for a few gifts for Christmas that, to me, seemed out of the ordinary for a seven-year-old. “A guitar,” she requested. “A keyboard. Oh, yeah, and a microphone.” The thought of having a one-girl band right underneath my roof both delighted […]