Just so you know, this post is going to get a little raw and deeply personal and it all starts with FB “innocently” reminding me that last year, I was in Kentucky. What was I doing there? Trying to be as good a friend as I could be. Did it work? Who know but thanks, FB Memories, my day was going pretty well until that dumb little post.
*Trigger Warning* Alcoholism
Continue reading Shadow Working a Year Later
I know I’ve been away from social media for quite a while but I needed a break. Working the way I was at my day job (non-stop, 13+ hour days…) and not sleeping all too well was leaving me burnt out. I would check my inboxes (work and personal) and get overwhelmed. Every notification that popped up on my phone screen would give me a tight feeling in my chest. I tried to hop back in to FB and IG but after I would post something, I felt like I wasn’t really being true to myself, if that makes sense.
My boyfriend and I had a trip planned to Tennessee to get away from work and school (for him) for just a moment and I realized that I need Self-Love September and Sound & Sessions more than ever. Tennessee reflected a lot of things back to me that I needed to hear, see, experience, and notice at this particular point in my life. And it’s a beautiful place!
Continue reading You’re The Only Ten I See
Since I chime in on the Q the A podcast from time to time, I thought it would an appropriate Q the A field trip to one of Georgia’s mysterious landmarks: the Georgia Guidestones. I asked if Eon K. Grissom and his lovely (pregnant) wife would accompany my boyfriend (Eon’s wife’s brother) and I to the Guidestones for a fun trip a couple of hours north to which they totally agreed! While I was looking up further info on the Guidestones – who am I kidding, I was on Tumblr – I saw a post about a tree that owns itself in Athens, Georgia, which I figured we could see on the way back from the Guidestones.
Continue reading A Trip To North Georgia