Everyday Life, Uncategorized

A Thief in the Night

You were there and then you weren’t.  Like a thief in the night you were taken from us. There were times when I thought about you, but I was too busy and did not make the call. I allowed my life to get in the way, not allowing for a 10 minute call to say… Continue reading A Thief in the Night

Bipolar Disorder, hiking, Uncategorized

A Memorial Hike

Five years ago today, I lost a mentor and friend of mine to cancer. It was a hard loss.  She was young, and so was I. A lot went down when she passed, and I think that made things extra hard.  I was grieving a lot more than just her, but some innocence too. It… Continue reading A Memorial Hike

Bipolar Disorder

Mother’s Day

I have been thinking about Mother’s Day for a while now.  I have had this heavy burden on my heart.  I know that it is supposed to be a joyous holiday, a gleeful day, a day spent with smiles and hugs.  But I am struggling.   I keep thinking about the people who have lost… Continue reading Mother’s Day