BULLIES HIDE BEHIND PRIVATE PROFILES

Social media seems relatively new, yet, I find it hard to really remember a time before our thumbs weren’t incessantly scrolling through content – adding, sharing, liking, commenting – the excess of it can leave one in a dizzying, anxiety laden frenzy. Not only has the general public caught on but if you are a… Read more »

A MONTH OFF SOCIAL MEDIA

Between Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, Tinder and every other social media app I could name, we seem to be glued to our devices more and more each day. Early in 2016 I realized that not only was I checking these apps all day, I was occasionally using them for the wrong reasons too. Between a… Read more »

THE FEAR OF CHOOSING

“I’ll never know and neither will you about the life you don’t choose. We’ll only know that whatever that sister life was, it was important and beautiful and not ours. It was the ghost ship that didn’t carry us. There’s nothing to do but salute it from the shore.” – Cheryl Strayed It was two… Read more »

THIS IS HEAVEN AND WE ARE GOD

It’s taken me decades, but I am finally making peace with death. Oh, I still wake up at 3am in a panic; stomach churning, throat constricting, horrified by the idea of ceasing to exist. But that notion makes NOW so much more important. Thing is, when I believed in the religious (Mormon) fairytale of an… Read more »