Month: December 2017


In recent years, it has become popular to select a word to serve as a mantra, a reminder, or a motivator of sorts for the new year.  Amplified. Inspired. Courage.  These are a few words that some of my friends… Read More ›


At this point in the month, I usually can be found feeling somewhat stressed and exhausted, yet absolutely giddy with excitement.  I begin counting down the days, almost as soon as December begins, sometimes sooner.  As my anticipation increases, I… Read More ›


Yesterday, I had the opportunity to return home.  Not my place of residence, but the place where my heart resides.  I spent the day volunteering at the day shelter for homeless men, where I was employed for five years.  It… Read More ›

Plan B

pag I have not been a fan of Plan B.  It always has had such a negative connotation associated with it.  Second rate.  Second choice.  Second best.  It is one of those things that we tell ourselves is a perfectly acceptable… Read More ›