I have a secret. I’ve been told to keep quiet about it. Not that I didn’t already know that I … Continue reading I Wouldn’t Want You to Think….
Personal power isn’t something we give up all at once. It is chipped away at, little by little, by circumstances and people and illness and a whole slew of other things until one day we realize what has happened. Or don’t — plenty of people never, ever realize they’ve given up their power at all. Continue reading Enter the Dragon….Again
What I still find myself wondering–obsessing over really—is this: how did she make her peace with letting go of all of that in such a short amount of time? Would I have been able to do the same? Continue reading The Sorrow of Bees
Rose Quartz surfaces spontaneously in my yard. The various sizes and shades of pink stone unearth at odd moments, as if pushed suddenly from the ground by forces that needed me to hear a message, delivered with solidity. Continue reading Love in Unexpected Places
They say that when you have made it five years past a cancer diagnosis without a re-occurrence, then you are cured. But cancer is never really over. Continue reading Five Years = Cured?
MOTHER’S MILK “I created Mother’s Milk as an examination of how we see our mother’s body. Most are uncomfortable or … Continue reading Mother’s Milk
Dear Dad, Last night I attended a “black-tie optional” American Cancer Society Gala fundraiser as a guest of a friend. I … Continue reading An open letter to my dad : “Everything You Do Matters”