I was considered quite creative during my school years. I used to enjoy trying my hand at poetry. Things have been up and down and back and forth for a while now. I wrote this poem in December. The first poem I’ve written in years. Continue reading “Isolated”


It’s All About The Pieces

It is okay to feel.

I love puzzles. Just your typical, however many pieces, jigsaw puzzle. I have not attempted a puzzle in quite sometime. I opened one tonight. And I love it, of course! Why have I not done a puzzle in so long? Because learning how to provide self-care without guilt is hard.

I have gone my entire life putting so much effort into others that it never occurred to me that I was neglecting the most important person in my life: me. Continue reading “It’s All About The Pieces”


Enjoy The Ride.

Do you enjoy carnival rides? Roller coasters? Thrills? I do. I enjoy them a lot!

Just not so much in the sense of feeling like life is a roller coaster. That is no fun a lot of the time.

But the raw truth is that life IS like a roller coaster. Always up and down. Always surprising new twists and turns and throwing you for a loop. How do you prepare for that? Continue reading “Enjoy The Ride.”


I Wonder

Well, howdy.
I am sitting here in a salt/essential oil bath contemplating life’s wonders. Specifically my own life’s wonders. And I wonder about a lot.

I feel as if I am spiraling. Yet I cannot determine if it’s a positive spiral or a spiral of doom. I began soul searching part way through 2016. I have begun to change my perspective and purge. And I love to purge! But purging non-tangible things is very hard. Continue reading “I Wonder”


Just Getting Started…

Step right up!


Well, hello!

So this is it? This is my FIRST BLOG! It’s rather exciting. Even though doom perforates this night. I am experiencing some ‘ends’ in my life. I am also experiencing some ‘beginnings’ in my life. Some of these are the same thing in two different lights. Which is why I find myself confused. Intrigued. Mystified. I feel as if I have just plunged down the rabbit hole, were my name Alice. Continue reading “Just Getting Started…”