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the things we lose

aren’t meant to be found

the loss appreciates what remains


A Reflection of Myself

It doesn’t always happen in a room full of 250 women, but sometimes it does…and we come face-to-face with our own reflection in the eyes of someone else.  1,020 more words

Life Lessons

Why I Love Horror Movies

Here’s the thing about loving horror movies. If you openly tell people that it’s your favourite genre, they’ll probably ask “why?”. You could just tell that person a random answer to satiate them, or, if you’re like me, you’ll actually want to give them an honest answer and you’ll spend a moment or two being introspective and digging down to determine the really real answer to that query. 1,181 more words


Snip Snip

It was a chilly Saturday morning. I was home for a break from college and my parents were itching to put my young energy to use. 415 more words


From Surviving to Thriving

There was a time when my life was not my own…

I think the hardest part was not being allowed to write without my journals being ripped and shredded.   647 more words

No phones? No problem! How two twenty-somethings survived a road trip sans cell phones

Mode of Transportation:  2007 Ford Focus with a broken door

Destination:  Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Length of Trip:  313.84 miles one-way

ETA:  5:30pm

Soundtrack for the road: 1,160 more words


The Straight and Narrow

My life has never followed a straight line. The natural trajectory of an opera singer is bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, young artist programs, audition circuit, then moving into a paid vocal career. 524 more words

Life Lessons