Breathing Dreams

Breathe in the moments when you realize you are a whole new person, with a whole new life. Breathe it all in and let it wash over you. I sometimes still feel like the third grader in purple corduroys and matching tennis shoes, but I am an entirely new person who wishes I still had … More Breathing Dreams

Small Talk

Top three questions that come to mind: 1. Name? 2. What do you do? 3. Where did you go to school? What did you study? I’m the worst with small talk. I immediately feel this overwhelming need to unnecessarily explain myself to people I barely know, because in all honesty I still have a hard … More Small Talk

Morning Rituals

All mornings are for coffee. All mornings are for waking up slowly and taking a moment to check in on how my body feels. Most mornings are for positive affirmations, meditations, and manifestation. Some mornings are for the snooze button and staying in bed. Some mornings are for snuggling. Some mornings are for movies in … More Morning Rituals

Today in Seattle

Seattle. You’re looking mighty fine. You are the symbol for growth and new beginning in my life. Incredibly thankful to be here, the lessons I’ve learned, the people I’ve met, the moments of pure joy and vulnerability. Some of the days have been hard and there are many lonely moments that I wouldn’t trade for … More Today in Seattle

Anxious

This morning. Slow, easy, beautiful. Yet, frozen. I’ve been here before. Crawling through my skin. Uncomfortable with this moment. Growth. So much growth and so much beauty. Not enough. More than enough. Extremes. Black & white, there’s no room for gray here. Heavy heartbeats in my throat. Soft sheets & comfy pillows, my only hiding … More Anxious

First Love

As I ran my tongue along the faint disappearing callus on my bottom lip, a sense of loneliness and nostalgia washed over me.  I can almost smell you. I miss our sweet moments together. Our bond was unlike anything I had ever experienced.  I could rely on you to catch me when I fell, but … More First Love