The Pain of Potential: To become, or not to become?

The Pain of Potential: To become, or not to become?

As you receive this rather vulnerable piece, dear reader, I want you to  know that I debated sharing this piece publicly, uncertain if it would have any impact at all.  Truth is, when we write stream of consciousness as the wave of information moves and is seeking to...
Bread & Shame: What do they have in common?!

Bread & Shame: What do they have in common?!

Prefer to listen? Do so here. And make sure to subscribe for updates!  There I am, at 10:20 in the morning, cutting into a piece of freshly baked bread (because I married the type of man who normalizes baking sourdough bread…). The smell always takes me back into a...
Transcending A Life of Mediocrity: What else is possible?!

Transcending A Life of Mediocrity: What else is possible?!

A life of mediocrity was never my thing.  I always wanted more.  More than I ever felt was permitted to me by my culture, my family, or a dogmatic and punitive god.  I also knew by the ripe age of four that if I am to survive this world, I better adapt and be what I...