A Finished Piece: Route 66.
On Self-Promotion and Putting Myself Out There
Something that I am not good at is marketing myself. I always feel like I am overstepping my bounds somehow. I am starting to realize that I won’t get anywhere if I don’t show a little leg so to speak.
On Changing Habits and Moving Forward
To say we’ve had a rough couple of years would be an understatement. However, we have learned how strong we can be as a family. We are stronger when we act together than we do when apart. We are more engaged when we feel we both have our backs than we do when we feel isolated from each other. This doesn’t mean that it has gotten easier, but what it has done is show us that it will never get easier. We will always have to rely each other, and that’s good. We need to show each other that we can be tiny and helpless. It’s how we know the other is listening. Continue reading
We’ve had so much going on. So many ups and downs. So many reasons to just throw in the towel, but so many reasons to just keep going. But all in all we haven’t had it as rough as some. It’s easy to forget that. It’s easy to forget about that friend going through a rough divorce, or that mentor struggling with the recent news that she only has 6 months to live. After all they are not our problems, and we don’t see them happening. Until they post it on Facebook. Continue reading
On Dreams, Life, and Doing the Right Thing
There is a time when all parents*, those of us who strive to do the right thing anyway, have to look at our kids and say “I’m not going to be here forever. I know you don’t get it, but what I am trying to teach you today will help you later.” Continue reading