Tag Archives: hope

Hope by the Water

They say relapse happens long before you pick up the object of your addiction. It isn’t about the drink, the drug, or the habit- it’s about that void, fear, trauma, or insecurity inside your soul that leads to self destruction. … Continue reading

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Easter Lily

Well, I’ve officially kept a plant alive for over a year now. It’s pretty hard to believe. I’ve fondly written about my peace lily, a little gem I picked up when I worked at One International.  I initially bought the … Continue reading

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Nevertheless, She Persisted

Our lives may not turn out the way we envisioned- and that’s okay.  It’s not meant to.  Life is supposed to surprise, delight, and hurt- the good moments wouldn’t be as sweet if we didn’t experience the bad. Continue reading

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Real Queens Fix Each Other’s Crowns

“Crown and anchor me, or let me sail away.” Over the years I used to try to be what others wanted me to be.  This left me irritable, lost and confused.  I’ve roamed from state to state, city to city, … Continue reading

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