Better is the end of a thing.

It's been thirty-four months since I started this blogging journey.  And what a journey it has been.  I've grown and I've evolved and this blog, the brand, has been one of the greatest catalysts for that growth.  Despite the visions and hopes I've had for growing and continuing to develop this blog, I've made the decision to discontinue … Continue reading Better is the end of a thing.

Thankful for Time – Looking Back with No Regrets

On this day two years ago, I found myself on an AMTRAK train on my way to Richmond, VA to meet up with my best friend and take solace in being hidden in her Winston-Salem, NC home for the weekend.  When I asked her if I could come down to NC for the weekend, I … Continue reading Thankful for Time – Looking Back with No Regrets


grate·ful [greyt-fuhl] adjective 1. warmly or deeply appreciative of kindness or benefits received; thankful. 2013 has been a whirlwind.  I have to be honest though; I have not been particularly grateful for most of the occurrences this year as they were happening because they were hard and painful.  And I don't like pain nor do I have a particularly high threshold for pain - not physical, … Continue reading Grateful.