Love And Light Is Not Enough—There Must Be Action, Too

Commenting ‘thoughts and prayers,’ on someone’s status does not actively shift what’s happening to them. Re-sharing a post about something you agree with does not make change. Telling someone ‘I’m here for you,’ but doing nothing to really show up is meaningless. There must be action, too.

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Just Because Things Aren’t Going ‘Right’ Doesn’t Mean They’re Going Wrong

Things aren’t always going to go right. They’re not always going to make sense. They’re not always going to go the way we want them to, but that doesn’t dictate our lives. Our resilience does.

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How To Forgive And Let Go

Know that sometimes people will walk away or leave, but that is not a measure of who we are, or what we’re worthy of.

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6 Things I Learned From My Pet Mouse…At Age Twenty-Two

As I reached for the cage, I had a sinking feeling. The air in the room had become suddenly quieter. The cage itself looked empty. The little green wheel was deserted and hanging silently against the edge of the wire. The food dish was covered with scraps of brown bedding.

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