Category Archives: Faith and Encouragement

The last two weeks have been rough. More than rough. Emotionally draining. Grieving. The second I think my heart could take no more, I read yet another devastating headline. I don’t watch the news. I know for my own emotional health, I can’t. I’m equal parts insanely sensitive and fearful. I can’t have it on […]

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I see him everyday, on his rollerblades, earbuds obviously blasting away some tune in his ears that makes him shake and shimmy as he rolls through the light at Montrose and Allen Parkway. The kind of dancing and shimmying I only do in the privacy of my own home. This stranger is known as The […]

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I’m blown away at the response to my last post about my trichotillomania! I received many comments and so many personal messages from people. It’s one of the most popular blogs I’ve written so far – right behind my first Waiting For Grace post and the 52 Reasons I Love You post (that always spikes […]

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I was nestled into the bean bag at the foot of my bed, reading One More Time by Carol Burnett. Consumed by the book, lost in stories, my hands made their way up to my eyes, rubbing my eyelashes between my thumb and my index finger. It was comfort. Soothing. Calming all the anxiety that […]

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Fidget. Fidget. Fidget. It’s what my hands constantly do. Popping knuckles. Twirling hair. Tapping fingers. Think. Think. Think. It’s what my brain does. Constantly. It never shuts off. I get so lost in my thoughts that it takes a good jolt to bring me back to reality. A couple of weeks ago I got the […]

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