Early Birds & Night Owls

Daylight Savings had me a little crazy this past week.  I loved gaining that extra hour of sleep. The sun is now up on my commute to work, and it has disappeared by the time I get home in the evening. This year the time change made me more mindful of the morning and the night, and the feelings, thoughts and memories that these hours bring to my mind.

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Stormy With a Chance of Sunshine

We have so many types of “weather” in our lives, and while I prefer the beautiful, sunny days during which I am comfortable and content, I must learn to exist under all types of weather in order to truly learn about myself and experience each day. I wrote this post over the course of two weeks and almost didn’t finish it; I have had a difficult time putting my thoughts into a piece that makes sense to me. There were points where I would stop and feel that the words I was writing did not reflect how I have been actually working through some recent difficult “storms” in my life. This photo is a snapshot of my heart and these words are a peek into my soul.

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Hi Self, Nice to Meet You

I enjoy being alone sometimes. I love silence, but I also appreciate noise — like being alone in a crowded room.  Something about being alone brings me back to center.  It resets me, especially if I’m listening to a song; music really brings me back to who I am.  Being by myself slows me down, and allows my mind to be still with solitude, but at the same time busy with clarity.

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