Life had just given me a whirlwind experience and a lesson to be learned. My Uncle "Curly" had passed away on July 4th. He had a rare auto immune disease scleroderma. I remember when he was in the hospital a couple of months earlier I had paid him a visit. The moment I saw him, … Continue reading it shouldn’t take a funeral.
It's late and my brain needed to release some energy. I decided to play a game and write down whatever word first came to my mind and think of another word that I felt was connected to the previous word I just had written. I did this for a minute without stopping. I then went … Continue reading connect the words.
I normally post something about my Dad on Father's Day, but this time I didn't. I had the thought to share something, but I just didn't know what I wanted to say. My dad has been gone for 16 years. That's literally half of my life now. I've only known my dad for half of my … Continue reading Life isn’t about yourself.
I never would have thought I would have learned so much from my job in retail. I really mean that. Working for a big retail corporation has been a huge part of my growth and (even though I hate to admit this shit) I really believe I was meant to be where I was and … Continue reading Life Lessons in Retail: check yourself, before you wreck yourself.
Growing up my sweet mom was a little overprotective and hardly let us play outside. I get it now. She came from a country where children were kidnapped and sold. Bad people were real and not just stories. I remember one instance when my sister Jo and I snuck out to go play in the front … Continue reading Soundtrack My Life: I Gotta Be Me.
I just recently celebrated my birthday. I also forgot how old I was turning. 32? 33? 40? 32. I don't know what happened to my memory once I turned 30. It's like I just stopped caring how old I was and sadly accepted the fact that I was slowly on my way to becoming an … Continue reading your soul is showing.
Perspective. Such a heavy word with so much energy. Let's look at the definition of it. According to Google search , let's use the second definition. perspective [per-spek-tiv] a particular attitude toward or way of regarding something; a point of view. I really love that. An attitude toward something. A point of view. The more … Continue reading I see you.