40 before Forty!

“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!” ― Hunter S. Thompson this is 39 Ahh, another… Continue reading 40 before Forty!


Always learning, bliss in life

“Parla come magni,' It means, 'Speak the way you eat,' or in my personal translation: 'Say it like you eat it.' It's a reminder - when you're making a big deal out of explaining something, when you're searching for the right words - to keep your language as simple and direct as Roman rood. Don't… Continue reading Always learning, bliss in life

Musings, Self Care

chaos and coffee, part deux

“Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ― Mary Oliver i'm drowning. obviously, not really drowning, because i would not be writing this, i'd be screaming for help or working to save myself.nonetheless, the feeling is the same. heavy heart, anxiety, pressure. these first few weeks back to school have… Continue reading chaos and coffee, part deux