This is the End

The Doors, specifically, Jim Morrison, is one of my favorite artists. After listening to the Doors song, The End, with my highschool boyfriend/college fling about 8,000 times, the lyrics of “The End” haunt me and make me feel safe, all at once. I listen to this song when I am feeling nostalgic and blue. In…

There’s No Place like Home

Clichés, clichés everywhere. On my 2 week journey to Europe, I did feel a bit like Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. I’ve come to realize that seeking peace, enlightenment or just something that will quiet my mind, is not a place after all. I’ve been seeking “peace” most of my adult life. The hustle…

52 Dates in 52 Weeks

Lessons from 52 weeks and 52 dates – Early days August 14, 2014 was the day I walked out of my cushy life and started again. After being with the same man for 17 years, a man who drank too much, controlled too much and made me feel unappealing, this new dating life was daunting….

Let’s do this!

I’m not sure what will become of this blog. April 3, 2018, I will take my first trip to Europe as a tourist. I have been there many times for business but never for pleasure only. I am incredibly excited to begin this journey. Join me as I discover a new place through the eyes…

The Journey Begins

The journey is the reward. — Steve Jobs circa 1980ish A special t-shirt was given to me on my first day at Apple, July 1988. It had the original rainbow colored Apple Computer, Inc. logo on it 🌈 and emblazoned across the front was, “the journey is the reward.” It turned gray after one too…