I’ve always hated winter – I don’t do well in the cold dark days with insufficient sunlight. These past two ... Read More

For Now, I Am Winter

[dropcap size=dropcap-big]I[/dropcap]’ve been struggling for the past few weeks with several realizations. None of them were really all that new, ... Read More


I’ve been struggling lately, assaulted by people who derisively, condescendingly, and relentlessly demean my skills, who believe that I am ... Read More

Dragon Mia

Image by tsaoshin Learning how to love myself has been hard. And although they could not hear as well as their ... Read More

The One

In my recovery, I’ve been concentrating not only on myself, but also on what love means. What relationships I want ... Read More

In Retrospect (2014)

It's hard to say most of these things without them sounding trite, or resorting to tired aphorisms. But I know these things now — they're integrated into my DNA. ... Read More