A Time to Be Born and a Time to Die: Coping with Loss

Loss? It hurts. It hurts deep—and wide. It cuts in ways we can never anticipate. It feels like a renting of the soul—a tearing away of something so vital we often feel empty in response. Saying goodbye to loved ones, leaves us reeling. Dizzy. Absent. There’s no magic wand, you know? There’s no invocation that will … Continue reading A Time to Be Born and a Time to Die: Coping with Loss

Forgiveness. Not Foolishness. | HugsandFistBumps

Today is a new day. It's a clean slate, a second chance to focus, live and breathe. It's your chance to right your mistakes or move forward in a way that allows you to move beyond them. Today, will never come again. So,  own it, live it and embrace it. Let it's newness breathe afresh … Continue reading Forgiveness. Not Foolishness. | HugsandFistBumps

The Problem With Being Broke

The problem with being broke is that that LIFE SUCKS! At least, that's how it feels. And not just certain bits or portions of life. The whole gammit, the whole enchildada, all of it--all of life--sucks. That's how it feels when you're broke. By now, you've figured out that broke isn't defined in dollars and … Continue reading The Problem With Being Broke