I realized this week, that the last time I had more than three sequential days off (without working) was in 2015. Remember the good ole days when people were actually allowed to take vacations? Freelancing didn’t allow for it. And then my corporate roles insisted that I could… but gave me a sense of peril […]
Have you ever dated an empath? If you are imagining a faint patchouli scent, pictures of Buddha, candles, and meditation? You may be on the right path. Empaths are deep feeling and spiritual humanists. Not necessarily religious (but they can be). The secret to identifying an empath is knowing what is in their heart. Now, […]
It’s funny the things you tell yourself when you have dwelled in a place of insecurity for a long time. We all have narratives or ‘stories’ we like to play over and over again. One of my most prevalent stories is that women don’t like me. I’ve been thinking about the context of that story […]
When I was a kid, my best friend was my cousin Ben. You see, we were a year apart. I was the older one. And our families did everything together. We congregated at my grandfather’s 50-acre farm about one hour north of Toronto. Whenever we could. Which was often more than twice a month. I […]
No. Because after a lifetime of other people cleaning up his messes, the former is learning a valuable lesson. You make a mess, you clean it up. Welcome to adulthood.
If I should die before I wake, I want my Mom to know she was a good Mom tonight.
I guess I was crying. Not sobbing but I felt the tears running down my neck, silently. He had the best of both worlds, he said. Basically, a wife that made money for him and a hot chick that rocked his world. Everything changed at that moment.