A Year After Harvey

The storm took so much of me with it. Such a large part, that I sometimes don’t know how I can function or…

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The Sounds of Silence

–The Friday traffic seemed worse in the rain. And I left home late, rushing as usual. This time because my 7 yr. old…

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The Goodness

–I stopped asking WHY long before the hurricane hit. Instead, I ask NOW WHAT?¬† Or simply WHAT? What is it I need to…

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Fifty Days After Harvey

–I am changed. My neighborhood is changed. My life is changed. Our routine, our memories, our space is forever altered. I don’t doubt…

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Just Write

–“Let’s sit and talk about death, shall we darling?” said no one ever! It feels like all year, I haven’t been able to…

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Screening Day is Here

This is it! I feel like I’m going to have a baby, present a dissertation and get married all at the same time….

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La La Life

–I’m very late to the party. But I get it now. The hype. The awards. The buzz. If you can get past the…

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The Arrival

–My dad’s things are arriving from Spain tomorrow. It’s taken this long for them to get here. Six months of filling out paperwork…

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This time of year

Life is unpredictable. Though we try to make schedules, follow routines, plan and arrange our lives around holidays, work, or our kid’s school,…

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Thrown Out of the Car

–I’m still not quite sure if there is a WHY this happened to me. With everything that has taken place¬†after my dad’s death,…

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