A (Late) Letter to Santa: All I Want for Christmas is …

As kids, we are taught that if we behave and are “good”, we will be rewarded with many gifts for Christmas. One of the traditions is to write Santa a letter, describing what you want and if you fulfill all of your duties, Santa will … Continue reading A (Late) Letter to Santa: All I Want for Christmas is …

Practicing Bravery While Riding the NYC Subway

Riding the train to work this morning, the dude sitting next to me decided to use the pole as his foot recliner while conversing with his buddy. I only noticed because I felt a slight shift of energy with mild tension filling the train cart. … Continue reading Practicing Bravery While Riding the NYC Subway

The Death of My Marriage and the Birth of a New “Me”: Chapter 5

The beginning of the end of my marriage was actually magical. What’s unfortunate is HOW it led there but I’m an avid believer in things happening for a reason and am grateful that I was able to wake up at ALL. I know some people … Continue reading The Death of My Marriage and the Birth of a New “Me”: Chapter 5

A Tale of Becoming Into My Own: The Day I Moved Back In With My Parents – Chapter 4

The day my partner left NYC and moved back to Buffalo was one of the most painful days of my life. I remember it so vividly, especially the heartbreak I felt as I watched him get into his brother’s overstuffed pickup truck and drive away. … Continue reading A Tale of Becoming Into My Own: The Day I Moved Back In With My Parents – Chapter 4

A Tale of Becoming Into My Own: How Living in Spanish Harlem and Adopting a Dog Kicked My Ass: Chapter 3

So let’s keep going ... last time, I had left off telling you how I had moved out of my parent’s home in Brooklyn and moved in with my boyfriend. It was my dream to live on my own and I was finally doing it! … Continue reading A Tale of Becoming Into My Own: How Living in Spanish Harlem and Adopting a Dog Kicked My Ass: Chapter 3