The year of 2017 has been filled with good times and sorrowful ones. As I took another trip around the sun adventures were surely included, and I anticipate more around the corner as we make our way into the year 2018. Continue reading
Life has a funny way of knocking you down with no explanation. Life also has a way of giving you the best gift you ever could imagine. Like when a child holds your hand, the perfect song that comes on the radio, an old friend getting in touch, or simply having amazing people that surround you in your life when any situation comes up.
My life has been a series of ups and downs for a few years now, and I mostly try to focus on the positive but there are many days that I struggle with severe depression and anxiety. It’s these times that are the hardest for me to stay in touch with reality and keep focus on the goals and the responsibilities that I have.
First of all there is something that I have to tell you:
Yesterday was a truly awful day.
I had a very early doctor appointment after I struggled all of the night to sleep, and then in the afternoon I was faced with adversity and opinions that felt as if it would break me entirely.
If my heart could control the weather there would have been a great deal of rain to match the tears that fell down my face.
Ok so here is the deal: Yesterday (January 12th, 2017) was a full moon, and today is Friday the 13th. So it’s time to talk about the strange thoughts that go through my mind on a constant basis:
What would I be like if I were a werewolf?
Wow, my final Blog post of 2016. I apologize for it not being on it’s regular day, but it seems fitting that it is today that I write this.
With the title “May The Force Be With You” I have to address the sad death of Carrie Fisher, followed by her mothers death the very next day. There have been a number of celebrity deaths this year including Alan Rickman, Anton Yelchin, Prince, and so many more. Continue reading
In previous years my exuberant and overwhelming enthusiasm for the Christmas holidays was quite obvious to those around me. I could hardly wait to trim the tree and decorate the house with ornaments and little knick-knacks until finally I could simply feel the Christmas spirit in the air.