Impossible Tasks

"Strength doesn't come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't." - Rikki Rogers Last year I stumbled upon a twitter thread of M. Molly Backes (@mollybackes) that gave me the words to something that had been plaguing me intensely & consistently for about 2 years. It … Continue reading Impossible Tasks

Another Anniversary Fight

"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom" - Anais Nin As of today, I have somehow managed to stay married for 3 years. I tend to not want to think much about anniversaries/milestones because there has been an ominous … Continue reading Another Anniversary Fight

A Secret Keeper’s Plight

“Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.” - Criss Jami I am a secret keeper. People (friends/family/strangers) regularly feel comfortable storing some of their most intimate secrets with me, good or bad. They also tend to share the intimate … Continue reading A Secret Keeper’s Plight