Category Archives: Personal

Stop with the screen guilt

I’ve recently started watching Gilmore Girls for the first time (I know, I’m behind) and I’ve become completely fascinated with how Rory has if not one but numerous books with her so that she can read whenever there is a lull in her day. Sitting at the bus stop, in the hall at school, outside waiting for…

Not giving up my art

Today I went out for lunch with a woman who I haven’t seen since before I left for Europe, and in that hour we quickly caught up, shared stories, and let vulnerability seep in. I walked away feeling like I was seen. I found a comrade. That despite the weight and responsibility of motherhood I don’t…

I want to be a lawyer

I have this thought that goes on repeat multiple times a month and I always laugh it off. “I want to be a lawyer”. I’ve had that thought since sixth grade, this weird inclining that being a lawyer would be the best thing ever. Silly me, I always think, you know that would be the…

What are you living for?

What are you living for? This thought has been swirling around in my mind of late, wondering what exactly are we living for? And I don’t mean “what is your passion or purpose”. Those are completely overused and overrated, even if I do believe we should know our purpose and our passion. It isn’t the be-all,…