I found the good in goodbye

Thank God you blew it Thank God I dodged the bullet I’m so over you You turned out to be the best thing I never had And I’ll never be the best thing you never had

My Pen is Mightier than my Sword–It is my Savior

My beautiful friend is the proud new owner of a shiny sparkler.  That’s right, she’s engaged, and I couldn’t be happier for her.  She is one of the most deserving people I know and love has found her.  Soon she will be a Mrs. and my girlfriends and I excitedly wait to stand by her … Continue reading

In this moment

Tomorrow’s surprises remain unseen, and while I cannot see the beauty my future holds, I can say, in this moment, I am simply happy.  And this moment is all that matters…   Yesterday is history Tomorrow a mystery Today is a gift That’s why it’s called the Present  

Blissfully Happy

“To be happy–one must find one’s bliss” –Gloria Vanderbilt  

“Ever thine, ever mine, ever ours”

“After a while, you just want to be with the one that makes you laugh.” —SATC        

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer.”

“You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.”–Elizabeth Gilbert We all experience common dreams.  You know the kind where you’re plummeting from a 20-story building face first into the black night and as you brace yourself for the pain of the unknown you hear a faint ringing.  It’s your alarm clock … Continue reading

Are you on a Quest?

“I’ve come to believe that there exists in the universe something I call “The Physics of The Quest”- a force of nature governed by laws as real as the laws gravity or momentum. And the rule of Quest Physics maybe goes like this: ‘If you are brave enough to leave behind everything familiar and comforting … Continue reading

“Sometimes only beauty can be trusted”

“I crossed the street to walk in the sunshine.” –Elizabeth Gilbert March 7, 2010: A day that will forever save a place in my memory.  I remember the incessant tears, the cries for help and the wails of the ambulance as I headed to the hospital, headed to my salvation and the beginning of a … Continue reading

The Face of Abuse: One Year Later

Author’s Note:  Almost one year ago I wrote this article, never thinking it would be published or find the spotlight of recognition for other survivors.  For nearly a year, I have placed my hospital bracelet near my bed to remind me of a place I once visited and never wish to see again.  Sometimes in … Continue reading

“I think I deserve something beautiful…”

 “Every once in a while, a girl has to indulge herself.”  (Carrie Bradshaw, Sex and the City)  I love… My Pom  My Summers at the Beach   Summer Sunsets  Wishes Young love Travel + Louis Vuitton = My Heaven Japanese Fashion Bubbles   Umbrellas (Please note, only first 3 photos from the top are mine, all … Continue reading