Help me, it’s like the walls are caving in Sometimes I feel like giving up But I just can’t It isn’t in my blood Laying on the bathroom floor, feeling nothing I’m overwhelmed and insecure, give me something I could take to ease my mind slowly Just have a drink and you’ll feel better Just […]
This week finding the right words has been difficult for me. My Dad passed away and I am feeling all “these things”; frustrated that I cannot put words on all of it. I’m not dreaming anymore. Not even the nightmares. Not for days. It’s unsettling. Grief, itself, has a unique strangeness. It grabs you and […]
Politics aside, I found this speech (from 1969) still relevant, still thoughtworthy, no matter how you lean. You can read the story behind this speech here.
Be love, be lovely. Today, as I was leaving a grocery store parking lot, I stopped short of the sidewalk to let a man approaching on bicycle pass. It’s an extremely hot day. Sometimes, living here in Florida is like living on the surface of the sun. The man’s face was scrunched into a grimace […]
story by jenny hollowell // photos by natalie lampert Heard this for the first time today. Thought it was beautiful, so I’m sharing. The last few months have me thinking about all the things. Life things; turning 40, wellness, illness, forgiveness, regret, letting go, starting again, going away, returning, love and loveliness, losing, time, speaking […]
When my chronic inflammation gets the best of me, and even with my careful diet and avoiding stress it does still get me, I have a plan in place for dealing with it. Sounds funny to say that pain is something you get used to, but you do. Generally, a flare up can last 2 […]