• Roommates to the End

    December 16, 2020

    I was in high school before I realized Betty Bowman had a name other than Roommate. “Roommate” was how my mother and her college roomie addressed each other their...

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  • Walking Inside My Story

    July 14, 2020

    “You either walk inside your story and own it or you stand outside your story and hustle for your worthiness.”–Brene Brown I’ll never forget the day I stood in...

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  • What Am I Doing in Grad School?

    August 6, 2016

    I suspect this is a question I will ask myself from time to time over the next several years. What am I doing, with my undergraduate degree over thirty...

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  • Write When the Spirit Moves You

    January 8, 2016

    It was a night when sleep eluded me, when the continental divide between my deepest life questions and the trivial worries of the day narrowed into a sliver of fear....

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  • Still Working on my Handstand. Still Missing Dad.

    June 13, 2014

    Last Father’s Day, Elephant Journal published this blog post I wrote about my dad. It’s a good read for this year as well. Check it out here. Still working...

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“Now I had a new assignment beyond writing Sally’s story. I had to figure you how to rewrite my own.”

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