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Spotlight: Sarah Kay – Poetess Extraordinaire

A colleague of mine recently sent me a link to a Sarah Kay video – part of the TED Talks session that she did. I was instantly charmed by her ease with words & charisma. Then I really listened to the stories she was telling and it was hard not to become a fan. What a talent! Born in New York City, the 24 year … Continue reading Spotlight: Sarah Kay – Poetess Extraordinaire

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Life…or Something Like It

We are conceived. We are born. We are raised. We experience the ups and downs. We try to achieve our dreams. Sometimes we struggle to. Sometimes we simply survive and just get by. Sometimes we wander through life lost and confused. Eventually we die. Not all at once. Not all for the same reason. Not all in great pain. Not all reluctantly. I got to … Continue reading Life…or Something Like It

V is for Veni, Vidi, Vici

Ambition. Aspirations. Goals. Career. Accomplishments. At a certain age we decide what we want to do when we grow up. Some are lucky enough to know nothing but what they are destined to be. They dedicate everything to that dream. That purpose. While others experience more of a struggle. When I was younger I wanted to be everything from a policewoman, a journalist, a detective to … Continue reading V is for Veni, Vidi, Vici

U is for Unravelling You, Yourself & What’s Yours

I’m getting rather reflective as the A to Z April Challenge nears the end. Should I never blog again after this is over, let the next few entries be my statement to the world. *serious face* Your mind. Your heart. Your body. Your spirit. Your energy. They should be your priorities. They should be what you really worry about. Because if you are unbalanced and … Continue reading U is for Unravelling You, Yourself & What’s Yours

S is for Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

Not quite. I asked my 14yr old cousins to trail off words beginning with S to help me with today’s entry.  After stay, sausage, see, snake & society, one of them said sister. I instantly thought of the aforementioned movie then I thought about all the girls/women in my life and the bond that we share (some of them dating back to 1998). I’ve always … Continue reading S is for Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants