Update: 30 by 30 [Part 1/5]

A few years ago I wrote a post detailing a list of thirty things I wanted to get done by the time I turned 30 and, well, if you know me, lists are hard. I envy folks who are able to make to-do lists and attack them with rote efficiency but as I mature I’m…

cut and run.

when you make the choice to end things, be ready for it to end. when he says that you need to leave by day’s end, bury your head in the pillow. ask him to pause and think about things. when he says “no,” switch into survival mode. call your parents. tell them what happened –…

Letter to 2013

Dear 2013, Let’s get something out of they way; I approached you with extreme caution. After what your sister, 2012, brought I wasn’t sure if you were the nicer one or if you were planning to pick up where she left off. We met at a challenging time in my life – new city, new…

Five Things Friday

1. ┬áKrista This girl is my soul and my Rock of Gibraltar. The last year and a half (almost) with her has been the most amazing experience I’ve had because she continues to love, teach, support, mentor, and lead me. She anticipates my needs and provides whatever she can, whenever she can to help me…

Hands Held High…

81 days. That’s all I have left. “With hands held high into a sky so blue as the ocean opens up to swallow you.”