Tipsy

:: Caution!!! This post was written while ... slightly intoxicated. :: It's funny how your mind expands and welcomes wilder, more daring imaginations when you've been drinking. It's weird how your perspective changes to become much more accommodating, hospitable, and kind when you've been drinking. Alcoholism is horrible, offensive, and destructive, and I'm not condoning … Continue reading Tipsy

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Texas Tornadoes

It's no secret that I work at American Red Cross and have been fundraising for disasters for three years now, but this week has been the most difficult, challenging and  yet, also satisfying week of those three years. I was deployed to East Texas where I grew up, and I've been working every waking moment … Continue reading Texas Tornadoes

What one situation or event, more than any other in my life, has done more to make me who I am; and why and how has it done so?

Every step I've taken has led me to where I am right now, and it's hard to pick one situation or event that influenced me being here now more than the rest. It could be funny to review all my near death experiences, because if any of those had taken a different turn, I certainly … Continue reading What one situation or event, more than any other in my life, has done more to make me who I am; and why and how has it done so?

If I were a road, where would I lead, and why?

I would lead to wonder. I'd guide folks to the unimaginable, miraculous, and powerful. The heart-warming, tear-jerking, and exhilarating. I would deliver and awe-struck experience to my fellow travelers and friends. I've heard people assume greatness was fakeness for many years, and there's always this spark inside of me that says they're wrong, at least … Continue reading If I were a road, where would I lead, and why?

One

I am whole but I am only one. One can be lost and lonely without the loving support, understanding and appreciation that you find in a relationship. I'm ready to be emotionally available for what may be the first time in my life. I willingly walk without fear of pain. I willingly engage as a … Continue reading One