Coping with a Covert Narcissist

Coping with a Covert Narcissist AUGUST 3, 2017 It didn’t start how I expected. It started with good intentions, as most things do. It started with patience and understanding. At least on my end. I extended and extended until I could extend no more.  I felt...

And Again, I Weave: Reflections on a Mind Disrupted

And Again, I Weave: Reflections on a Mind Disrupted DEC 15, 2016 We lay upon a beautiful carpet. A rug woven from the hands of those who love us. We coo and smile and wriggle our toes. We fight to sit so we can begin to explore the colorful ground underfoot. With...

2016: The Year of Being Good at Being Bad

2016: The Year of Being Good at Being Bad APRIL 5, 2016 2016, by all accounts, hasn’t been a great year for me. Not to sound ungrateful, but I for real screwed a lot of things up this year. I was really bad. Here are some things I’m bad at: *Deep inhale* I’m bad...

Just Be Sick

I was scrolling through insta the other day and was bombarded with encouraging messages. Which, I’m sure for normal people, is an awesome thing. I’m sure it gets them pumped up and stoked to tackle the day. I assume they become super charged with each...

Three Days Crazy: Day 2

This is part 3 of the Three Days Crazy series.  I waited by the breakfast cart while the nice african man called names. My eyes scanned the room, analyzing my options for seating. The inmates were still grouped off at a table, they seemed to be acquainted from...

Falling in Love – Again

Here’s the thing about getting back together with an ex boyfriend. You really shouldn’t. At least that’s what I was telling myself after grabbing lunch with my ex. The conversation had gone well, civil and only a little cold. It was the hug...