The Silver Lining

“Silver Lining” I know it’s part of a move title. The one with Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. People say this phrase all the time. I am guilty of it…But what does it mean? Merriam-Webster defines it as “something good that can be found in a bad situation. ” Ahh! Now it makes sense! You see, 3…Read more »

Time Doesn’t Stand Still

Watching the clock as it reads later and later, I wish time would standstill! I need more time to myself; I need time to process the day’s events, cuddle my dog and work on my relationships. Time doesn’t standstill. It doesn’t care about my plans for tomorrow nor does it bother to pause and allow…Read more »

My Person

  Rory and Lorelai. Serena and Blair. Sophia, Dorothy, Blanche, and Rose. Lizzie, Miranda, and Gordo. Cory and Shawn. Meredith and Christina. We all that one or two or three or four (if you’re a Golden Girl) person/people who make(s) the world seem a little less lonely. But what if my person isn’t a human? That’s okay right?!…Read more »

Outside Your Comfort Zone

As I walked out of work on Friday, I felt so free. The sun was shining, and I was smiling because the weekend was finally here. When I got home, I sunk into my couch and cuddled Charlie preparing myself for a boring, depressing night alone. But then something strange happened. I decided I didn’t need anyone to…Read more »

Love your Profession

Thank you Shonda for yet again making me feel human. Amelia held her patient in the OR until she took her last breath. And afterwards she showed such raw and real emotions, it brought me to tears. Her emotions were so real to me because I have been her. So, thank you for taking me…Read more »

My People

Recently I was sitting at dinner with a good friend and realized our conversations didn’t have any depth as we weren’t discussing anything of substance. How could I have been friends with someone for so long and not really know anything about her? Sure, I knew her day to day life, and that used to suffice, but…Read more »

True Friends

No one told me keeping in touch with friends would be so difficult. Living in the same town made it so easy, and when I moved away I expected things to stay the same. As time went by, I began losing touch with friends. Post college, my schedule consisted of sleeping all day and working all…Read more »