Under the Leaves

Little girl sits beneath the canopy. The earth soft under her, bark at her back, summer leaves taking her under their wing, a hidden cave of green. No one will find her here.


I have been pretty open about the fact that I’m struggling lately, so I think I will mention every once in a while how therapy is going. I figure that talking about it might help someone, especially if they have never been to therapy before. One of the things that happens when you go to counseling/therapy (or “therpy” as Pop used to call it)… Read more →

The Things I Found While I Was Looking For Answers

The first day I was at the beach, I walked down to the water’s edge in the late afternoon. I watched the waves roll in, and I looked in both directions. My dog and family ran circles around me. My thoughts ran circles around me. Sunday: I sat in the sun while they played in the sand, while I wrestled with… Read more →