Tranquil Wonder

“You know that place between sleep and awake, that place where you still remember dreaming? That’s where I’ll always love you. That’s where I’ll be waiting.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan I remember when I was a child. I would hide out in the woods. Whenever my emotions would start to overcome me, that was […]

Perceive with Presence

Looking back, it’s all a blur. Memories are like that. They fade over time. Everything starts to blur together. You can’t ever go back to a moment in time and experience it the way it was.  Perception changes everything. Memories are selective, changing your perception of the reality of a moment, based upon what you […]

Be Yourself

Expectation What is it that makes someone great at something? I often think about successful, charismatic people and wonder what they have that makes this fact a reality for them. Celebrities, in particular. They are so idolized by others, and yet, they are mere humans like anyone else.  So, what is it really, that they […]

This is how it is.

I am a registered nurse by day, ok only two days, a stay-at-home/homeschooling mom the other five. I work this schedule to be with my children. Let me tell you, it’s damn hard. Working for 32 hours over the weekend non-stop I will be up until 1 AM on my working days just getting the […]

A Successful Word Prompt

  What are you succeeding at? You chase after something and then you finally grasp it in your hands. Does it make you happy?  No (well yes, for a moment), because there is more that you want.  One more thing that you need to achieve before you can feel fulfilled. Then, when all those things […]