Monthly Archives: March 2015

Whatever It Takes

  How long does it take to fulfill a lifelong dream?  For me, it was eleven hours fifty-seven minutes and twenty-nine seconds. It started when I was a little kid, back when I was a fan of “Charlie’s Angels” and … Continue reading

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Simply the Frame

Like many others, my college years were a challenging time for me.  I struggled often in my pursuit to figure out who I was and how that was different from the perceptions of society.  It was late one night during … Continue reading

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As Your Dog Does

I am losing one of the biggest supports in my life today. It’s hard for me to look back to who I used to be, to the scared, angry, insecure woman I was when we met. I didn’t know how … Continue reading

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