Category: Facing Fear

My Paralyzed Heart

I don't often live in quiet spaces. I love music, and so I have a constant flow of several different genre's playing in the background. The creation of my own nonstop background score has created a lot of memories and emotions tied to music. Songs transport me to different seasons in my life and different ...

Found in the Middle

This blog post is a little different then my typical writing style. It doesn't tie up with a pretty bow, which I guess is actually quite ironic once you read it! My mind is going 100 miles a minute, and I hope that sharing pieces of my story and my thoughts along the way will ...

For Everyone… But Not Me

On June 8, 2018, after months of headaches and vision issues, I walked into an ophthalmologist's office expecting a simple appointment that would end with a new prescription. I have worn glasses for as long as I can remember. I knew what to expect and walked in worry free. The appointment started as all the ...

The Year of Feeling Everything BUT Secure

Before I started this writing in this space, I would always roll my eyes when an author would start a new update with "it's been x-amount of time since I have posted here". I was always so judgmental of the people who were called to write, had very strong and powerful voices, and yet went ...

The Truth About Groundhogs

In the Spring of 2018, I was sure there was a bear living under our house that was going to viciously attack me in the middle of the night. You think I'm kidding? I actually wrote about this near death experience. (When Raccoons Attack). After that very harrowing night that I nearly died, we called ...