Exposed Series, Writing

She Who Dies with the Most Stories

Recently I heard the phrase... "He/she who dies with the most stories, WINS!". It gave me pause and caused me to think, which is not a common occurrence in my pea-sized, jam-packed brain. Stories. What does that mean? Stories in which he/she was an active participant? Stories starring other people about which he/she read? Stories that… Continue reading She Who Dies with the Most Stories

All the Feels, Broken, Exposed Series

Running

I am always running. No, NOT that kind of running. The kind I used to do several years ago before I hurt my knee, took off a few weeks, and well...here I am 6 years later. I'm talking about running from something, to something, for something, with something, because of something. Let me explain. Running… Continue reading Running

Exposed Series, Lessons Learned

I survived, ahem…I THRIVED

Guess what? We all have a story...some chapters we'd rather not read out loud...but they still make up our beautifully broken story of courage, strength, rebirth, and worthiness. Own your story and do not let anyone ever use it against you! Growth is the best personal revenge on anyone who is using the past to… Continue reading I survived, ahem…I THRIVED

All the Feels

Fear – Power of It (Part 2)

FEAR...yeah, I've lived with it for too long. My first post about fear, alluded to my battle with the joy destroyer, life sucker-outer, and soul robber. I have firsthand knowledge of the power it can have over people (namely, myself). I will be sharing my personal story of fear in part 4 of the series, Fear -… Continue reading Fear – Power of It (Part 2)

Exposed Series

Exposed – Own Your Own Crap

Sorry mom (I can always count on her to read my work)...I know it isn't ladylike and becoming of a southern belle to use potty words...but it's kind of my thing and calling it by any other name would be unauthentic. Anyone who has been around me for any length of time has likely heard… Continue reading Exposed – Own Your Own Crap

Projects

Writing a Book Begins with Writing

Yeah, just call me Captain Obvious! Recently I started blogging again. I used to keep a blog years ago, but got out of the habit of writing when life got in the way and never made the time to start back. Writing is something I have always enjoyed from a love of creative writing in… Continue reading Writing a Book Begins with Writing