Success & failure

Two very loaded words, I know. And they’re tossed around so much that we don’t even pay them that much attention anymore. We just assume that they’re Important. The thing is though – what do they mean? What is success? What is failure?...

Nourishment for the soul

In my current extremely burnt out state, I’ve been contemplating ways to prevent ending up here again, which brought me to ask myself the question – what nourishes my soul?What makes me feel alive? Happy? Exuberant? What gets me really excited about life?...

Changing the world.

The past few days have been pretty life changing. Nothing specific happened, but internally, some light bulbs have been going on. I feel like my entire emotional landscape has been flipped upside down and it’s brilliant. I’ll explain more in a few days,...

Why Goals Make Me Itch

I’ve finally figured it out. I’ve finally figured out why the word “goal” makes me itch and why attempting to set goals makes me want to crawl back under the covers. First, a bit of background. Me and goals have been struggling for a while....

Dealing with criticism.

I’ll be honest – I’m still finding putting myself out there to be surprisingly hard. I’ve lost my total adoration for Twitter. I don’t want to write on here. Quite frankly, I still want to hide under my bed. This whole being seen thing....

Topsy Turvy.

I kind of had an epiphany last night. It was an unexpected one, from a conversation where I least expected it, but it basically amounts to this: I need to learn how to be happy. But I definitely don’t need to change or fix who I am. Now I know all of you are...