Our Shared War

I was introduced to a non-profit organization called “Operation Song” by my father whom recently had an interaction with one of their...

15 years and counting

Roughly 24 years ago a confident, self assured girl met an emotionally stunted boy she was sure she would spend her life with. He was...

Remembering yourself

Adulthood is weird. Or maybe I've made it weird for myself because, in order to compete in my chosen career field, I've had to compromise...

The death of humility

When did we, as individuals, as a society, a world as a whole, lose our spirit of curiosity about each other and the world? At what point...

Unplugging (again 😬)

Warning, I'm sure this road ahead will be fraught with deep cliche potholes and dangerous, curvy tired social adage turns but I feel I...

Veterans Day 2020

I'm not normally one for congratulations and celebration. Honestly it all feels a bit forced to me most times. Writing that out, it...

Getting to Know Your Pain

If you're tired of reading about PTSD, please keep scrolling. I apologize for the repetitive posts right now but today has been kind of...

Reflection

We are so blessed to be alive and on this planet, this uncomprehendably beautiful blue ball on which we are uncontrollably spinning...

Panic

Always locked in a state of hyper-vigilance, he was jolted awake from a restless sleep by a soul shattering scream. He rocketed his body...