THREE TINY ROCKS

THREE TINY ROCKS

On June 13, 2017, in the midst of my hardest “life-moment” to date, I had a grand idea. And like most of my “grand ideas,” I completely forgot about it. Let me explain: Chris and I had taken a shortcut (read: wrong turn) during our...
IT’S A TRICKY TIME TO BE A TEENAGER

IT’S A TRICKY TIME TO BE A TEENAGER

There’s a curious trend happening right now in high schools across our country. Perhaps I’m late to the game (I mean, I still listen to CDs, so this is likely), but I had NO IDEA about this particular “thing.” Let me explain: Last week, I’m sitting in a restaurant...
A DAY IN THE LIFE

A DAY IN THE LIFE

Tonight, I set my keys in Harper’s carseat while strapping her in. Without thinking, I closed the door. Mere milliseconds pass before I realize that SHE is in control of the lock button, and I am on the WRONG end of this transaction. I lunge for the door, but homegirl...
GIVERS

GIVERS

Some people in life are Givers.  And yes, I capitalized it, because these are special people, and they deserve that big, round G.  They give of their time. Their money. Their resources. I am not one of those people. No, I am not a giver. Not even with a little “g.”...

A PERFECT ENDING

  Sometimes in life, there are stories you just have to write down. Moments that need to be chronicled because they deserve a place in your life canon, even if you’re the only person who will ever read it. This is one of those: Let me be frank:  The last week of...