Self Destruct

A quote says it's not whole death we often seek, but the death of the parts of the self that hurts. As I see it, we all have versions of the self based on experiences and ideas. Some call that ego, I'll call it self. It's easier to want to destroy the parts of ourselves … Continue reading Self Destruct

12 Things I Learned From My Newborn

I went into motherhood knowing it'd be all about the lessons. I was here to guide my son about how life works, but he was here to teach/remind me how life really works or should work. I didn't realize gems would get dropped so early! Here are new things I learned and a few things … Continue reading 12 Things I Learned From My Newborn

A Perspective On Vaccination

If you read the title and are strongly pro or anti vaccination, your head and emotions are probably automatically hot and ready like a $5 pizza with rhetoric waiting to find out if you should come at me with preach or condemnation. Sorry not sorry, but this piece is about understanding why both sides, pro … Continue reading A Perspective On Vaccination