This time last year I was preparing to embark on my first backpacking trip. The excitement swelled inside of me. To be out in the wilderness for a weekend, carrying only what I needed on my back was something new to me and it was adventurous. And this made it something that I really wanted… Continue reading Earth Day Adventures
I am sitting in the waiting room “playing” on my iPhone. I take notice of the people who are sitting around me. An elderly woman walks from the reception desk and drags her left leg slightly behind her. She sits down with a thud. Adjacent to me is a younger couple, realistically probably my age. … Continue reading It’s Back!!!!
Winter finally arrived, and my family is now wearing heavier jackets out of the house in the morning. Those around me are sporting sweaters and long sleeves, commenting about wintry weather and a chill in their bones. Where I am sitting here waving air under my air pits because I am sweating like a burly,… Continue reading The Change
Ever since I was a child, I have always enjoyed writing. I have always had grand ideas that crowded my mind and writing was a way to get them out. But as years passed and my mental health issues became more problematic, I stopped writing altogether. It was suggested by my partner that I start… Continue reading Reflections