Trauma is what happens when we don’t know what to expect or when our expectations are shattered. … More Expectation: Transit (Chapter 1)
When I was eighteen, I became a mother. In so many ways, it happened too soon. I was not prepared. Any parent worth the name will tell you that no one is ever ready to be a parent. But when you are eighteen, there are additional challenges — no matter how many people call you … More The Long Way to a Sacred Text Practice
It cannot be spoken, only held … More the tension that will not leave my limbs
Sometimes life gives you a gift that changes who you are and alters the path you’ll follow all the rest of your days. One such gift I’ve received came in the form of a person, a platonic soulmate who has shaped the person I’ve become over the last decade. … More More Wonder, Please.
What comes to mind when you think of home? The city or town where you grew up? The address where you lived as a child? Maybe a specific person or members of your family. Perhaps home means something more nebulous to you—a home cooked meal that comforts you or the feeling you get piled in a warm bed under soft blankets that smell of laundry detergent and bleach. … More What is home?