It was a weekend of life’s brilliant dichotomy for me; the complicated grey. The bad with the good. The dark with the light. The thorn with the beauty. I’m not sure sure any woman enjoys their yearly exam at the OB/GYN but Friday was my day. The bad, the dark, the thorn I spent an hour …

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I am a numbers person. No, not the add, subtract, divide and multiply numbers kind of person (just ask my accountant husband). The kind of numbers person who remembers dates, phone numbers and birthdays pretty well and for a very long time. I have clients’ phone numbers committed to memory, for no reason, as I …

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Singing my heart out, holding back tears, as this seems to be what I do lately in church as I am wrestling so much with myself, with trusting and my faith journey, I had one of my first true writer moments. Smack in the middle of the song, I grabbed my bulletin and pen and …

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I’ve been having a slight existential crisis lately; between finishing up the book, Ever Upward and coming up on a year of submitting to agents and publishers (over 220 of them) and the success (although the desire for more) of this blog and my continued journey in finding my faith again and today being the two year …

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“Hold it all together Everybody needs you strong But life hits you out of nowhere And barely leaves you holding on …You’re not alone, stop holding on and just be held Your worlds not falling apart, its falling into place…” These are the lyrics to the song a friend posted on Facebook the week I …

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