Month: February 2017

Another Monday

Monday.  The first day of another working week.  A fresh start.  A new day. Today, I am battling the effects of a couple of new medications.  All I want to do is sleep. This could be a side effect that will eventually go away or it could be a sign that the new anti-anxiety med is…

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Radljost

Radljost (noun, Icelandic) enough light to find your way by It would seem that I am raising a pretty smart kiddo. Last night she was my “radljost”. She often is. This was her response when I commented that I was old…when I felt old and tired and depressed.  She said it out loud in the…

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Lost

I sit in the doctor’s office and tell her about my issues with my vision and make excuses for why I haven’t come in sooner to explore the possible medical issues like I was supposed to. She says, “You are here now.” I sit in the doctor’s office and list the stressful events of the…

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Advice for What It’s Worth…

There is no such thing as a simple wedding… Which makes sense because there is no such thing as a simple life (which doesn’t mean it’s a bad idea to work towards simplicity…I believe it’s called living in hopefulness) Simple and small weddings turn into large and complicated weddings because life tends to do the…

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Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Yesterday’s post was a bit sappy and melodramatic. Not apologizing.  Yesterday was what yesterday was.  Some days are overwhelming and emotional and sad.  It’s okay to visit those days.  Just not a good place to live. Today, is a new day and I am definitely in a better frame of mind. After writing yesterday, I…

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hello

today’s post will be brought to you in lower-case letters…not to offend the grammatically correct or because i am too tired to use the shift key, but because i feel very quiet today…as if life should be done in a whisper.  and so it shall be. since the first of august last year, lots of…

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Happenstance

I wrote some days ago about realizing that the journey I was on was not progressing as well as I would like …about coming across some journals from years ago in which I expressed frustration with circumstances that are relatively unchanged today …that the methods I was using didn’t appear to be very effective …I’m still…

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