Am I Brave?

Lately I’ve been thinking…am I brave? I always considered myself to be brave.  I’ve managed some extremely difficult situations.  I’ve tried new things. I’ve gone to new places.  I moved away from home to live in a new city with less than $1000 in my pocket. I’ve stood up for myself.  I’ve spoken in front… Read More Am I Brave?

fads and truths

We are at a critical point. We have a chance to step forward, to become a more accepting, loving, supportive, unified society. But change is scary, difference is scary, religious books are open to interpretation, especially by megalomaniacs who profit off the fear and division they can sow in others, and politicians like to sound like they know what they’re talking about. It’s a messy, loud, sometimes chaotic sort of progress, and one that puts a vulnerable community in the crosshairs.… Read More fads and truths

Growing Pains

I have recently come to the rather painful decision that I need to end my blogging tenure with CTWorkingMoms.  I admit, I’ve found this decision to be much more difficult than I imagined, and though I imagined feeling a bit of relief once I gave myself permission to let this go, I feel much more sadness… Read More Growing Pains