My Mother’s Roses

I arrived for my mother's Memorial a day early last year. One of the few things left to do  was to prepare the roses, turned into rose petals, to include with her ashes for the funerary basket. She wanted to be creamated and set to rest in her beloved Pacific ocean.  Between my sister and … Continue reading My Mother’s Roses

On Motivation and Inspiration

I Don't Need More Motivation, Inspiration, or Positivity Stuff I don’t need more motivation. I don’t need to be more inspired. I don’t need to read (or make) any more lists and journal entries about how I'm not doing enough. Sometimes, I think our culture wants us to buy into the illusion that if we can read enough self-help … Continue reading On Motivation and Inspiration