I am weird. I connect deeply with weird characters. The quote underneath my name on my Facebook profile is currently, “I’m the village crazy lady. That’s my job.” – Gramma Tala, Moana. I love comedy because comedians get to do weird stuff and no one judges them. They do it, and people laugh. But if … Continue reading Weird Writer Wears Wedding Dress.
I've been thinking a lot lately about what comes next after you've started healing. I use the word started because as addicts and those who struggle with mental illness know, the struggle is lifelong. We never completely surrender to healing or health. Even when we’ve been sober for 20 years… or mentally stable for 30… … Continue reading Ch-Ch-Ch-CHHHAANNNGESSS.. and Dinosaurs.
Two weeks ago I wrote a post about how my personhood is in a state of finding rest. Not 30 - 45 minutes after I posted that particular post, I received an e-mail announcing the release of this devotional by one of my favorite writers. I quite literally laughed out loud. Well. It was more … Continue reading New Year. Who Dis?
There are some years we can look back on and count our blessings easily. We can give the past year a big hug and thank it for it's kindness. No years are perfect, but some come with marriages, babies, graduations, new love, new homes, new friends, new adventures, peace, joy, and fulfillment. Other years we … Continue reading Andrea goes on an Arduous Journey.