Braving The Storm

So last night's weather forecast read that there was a 30% chance of rain and thunder at around 8pm. We had a couple of errands to run so we thought nothing of it. The skies started to streak with lightning as we drove down the highway.  Then there were cackles in the sky that were getting … Continue reading Braving The Storm

The Pain Project

Pain lingers. It surfaces unexpectedly. It bubbles up to the surface and demands attention. "Damn it! Not again!" It often puts our life on pause; or so we feel. We feel stuck. We become enveloped in the wash of sadness and life feels heavy. "Will this ever leave me the hell alone?" There are so … Continue reading The Pain Project

Fifty is an ‘F’ word

So I've started attending several 50th birthday parties of late. It is that period in my life where the people in my entourage are transferring over into the next decade. The Fifties!!!! Sigh Yeesh Whaaaat? Although I am still teetering on the edge of my forties; hanging on by a tiny little itsy bitsy thread, … Continue reading Fifty is an ‘F’ word

The Perfect Life

Is there any such thing as the perfect life? Have you ever met anyone that goes through life without stress, insecurities, hurdles and burdens? You have not. I have not. The perfect life (as most people define it) does not exist. Life truly is what you make of it.  It is always a matter of perspective.  … Continue reading The Perfect Life

Authenticity Is A New Currency

Why is there a fear for so many of us to be authentic? Why are so many of us reluctant to unveil ourselves and show others who we really are? It is likely that many of us have been conditioned to hide certain parts of ourselves or parts of our character so that we can fit in. If I … Continue reading Authenticity Is A New Currency