Category Archives: conscious living

Planned Parenthood, I’m Here For You.

“No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her body.” ~ Margaret Sanger I’m a single-issue voter. Not because I want to be but because it seems I must be, political climate as it is. Many issues … Continue reading

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Lipstick in a War Zone

“Language is the cornerstone of society. It is the first weapon to be drawn in war.” ~ from the film Arrival Does anything seem truer right now? Whether you feel like you’ve been swept up into a collective, post-election panic … Continue reading

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Worth Saving

“Strong women – may we be them, may we know them, may we raise them.” ~ Unknown “I think back to my complicated relationship with my father and not fitting into the paradigm of his idea of what a girl … Continue reading

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Providence or Something Like It

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” ~Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist I was naked, eyes closed, head against the wall of the building pictured above, soaking in a tub of steaming water … Continue reading

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Badassitude

“You are the only custodian of your own integrity, and the assumptions made by those that misunderstand who you are and what you stand for reveal a great deal about them and absolutely nothing about you.” ~ Maria Popova, Creator … Continue reading

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You Can Do Hard Things

“The hard decisions are when you viscerally want to do something and you choose not to do it.” ~Snap Judgement podcast, episode 507 “Lost Cause” This is a re-post of something I wrote a couple years ago. It’s for a … Continue reading

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The Courage To Forgive

I’m writing a book for my daughters with my thoughts on certain things in life they will deal with before it’s all said and done. Some of those things will be amazing, fun, and exciting. Some will be tough, maybe … Continue reading

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