Seeking Authenticity

Seeking Authenticity

An original poem about authenticity. I love myself she said.All the eyes darted toward her.I'm unscripted she said. Her papers flew out in every direction.Stumbling through the room, gravity felt heavy.I need to get some air she said. Whispers filled the quietness like waves crashing on the shore.There's nothing here for me she said. With [...]

Change Your Perspective: Ask Not What Should I Do, But What Shouldn’t I Do

Change Your Perspective: Ask Not What Should I Do, But What Shouldn’t I Do

The best question you can ask yourself today is "what remarkably stupid things am I doing today to ruin my life?" Is that dramatic enough for you? Ruin is BIG word, but really we don't fully understand the impact of our decisions until they've slapped us in the face. As I reflect on this question, [...]

Finding Balance

Finding Balance

Well hello last month of 2020.... we've been waiting for you! If it wasn't bad enough that this year brought on a whole new level of public health fears and political anxiety, there was a lot of personal life struggles that came with it too. There are probably very few people that could say 2020 [...]