I don’t know exactly when it happened. I definitely felt it building, but I couldn’t exactly grasp what was happening until they were gone. And I didn’t even know they were gone until I was smacked in the face with the reality of it. The fact that I’ve lost hold of my dreams. And that …

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I was sitting in my local Starbucks, forcing myself to prepare for a job interview (more on that later). But my mind wandered and became fixated on the conversation that had developed just one table away from me. Initially, there sat a woman glancing repeatedly at her cell phone until a swoosh of blonde and a …

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Motherhood, as a whole, is a soul-filling, heart-wrenchingly wonderful gift. The good moments are far too many to recount. There is a joy that is unspeakable, like having a hole in your heart you never knew was there become completely filled, and overflow. I wouldn’t trade it for anything. It has changed me, matured me, …

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