Your Dead Ends Are Sacred Ground

I want to hear about your dead ends. The forks in your road. The moments where you followed each delightful breadcrumb, looked for signs, pulled some cards, prayed for help... and still ended up here. On your knees. Wrecked with shaky indecision. Or staring blankly at the wall, curled like a zombie into the crevices … Continue reading Your Dead Ends Are Sacred Ground

Curious and Positive: Taking the Pressure Off Your Future

Do you ever feel like your arms are being stretched in two directions, caught in a tug of war between worlds? Like you used to know where your life was going, but you took a few minutes to meander to the side of the road to smell the bluebonnets, and now you can barely remember … Continue reading Curious and Positive: Taking the Pressure Off Your Future

I Trust This Day (A Prayer To Start Your Morning)

Dear God/Spirit/Universe/Higher Power/Life, I trust this day. I trust this space where I am standing, and I know that I’m exactly where I need to be. I know that this phase of my life is both its own unique chapter and an apprenticeship to something greater. I am strong enough to hold that paradox. I … Continue reading I Trust This Day (A Prayer To Start Your Morning)

Taking Our Talents Seriously

“What begins as something like a dream will in fact stay a dream forever unless you have the tools and the discipline to bring it out.” – Ann Patchett   When I was nine years old, I published my first article in a children’s fashion magazine. I was about to start fourth grade, and I … Continue reading Taking Our Talents Seriously

Forgiving Ourselves

It occurred to me that I haven’t made this life-altering announcement on my blog yet: I published my first book! I planned on promoting Robot Coconut Trees on my blog before sharing it anywhere else. I wanted to celebrate my writing milestone on this online space that started it all – this little blog where … Continue reading Forgiving Ourselves