There Will Always be Another Train

I have completely exhausted myself by always being stressed out about being late. I wouldn’t even be late and I would still freak out. I’d set an alarm every 15 mins before I had to be up and every 15 mins until I’d have to leave. I’d freak out if slow people were in...

Hope is NOT a strategy: Step 2

I’m not saying that if you simply believe you will get better that it will happen. This isn’t friggin “Field of Dreams” and you’re no Kevin Costner (unless by some chance you are Kevin Costner, then I would just like to say you are supa fine and I’m a big fan 😘). My...

Hope is NOT a Strategy

The more I practice going through life as an observer, the more I have been able to absorb and take in information about people, situations, most importantly, myself. I am or have been, the most pessimistic person ever to live (dramatic too). It’s actually...

Knowing when to just do nothing

If you are anything like me, failure isn’t an option. I hate being incapable of doing something and I hate letting people down. I will relentlessly push myself even if that means doing more damage, which now, it usually does. I wasn’t allowed to cry. I wasn’t allowed...

EVERYONE’s SITUATION IS DIFFERENT

You’re on the playground, young, innocent, full of life and sugar-fueled energy. You trip over your shoelaces, new to the whole “one foot in front of the other” walking thing. You go down, and you go down hard. You’ve ripped your favorite bumblebee tights and scraped...