Lessons from Kaho’olawe

Here is the story of how I fell in love with a broken heart. I was 19 the summer of 2009 when I met JL. He was my first serious partner, through innocent friendship and flirting, to dating and falling in love. Our relationship was a challenge from the start with outside influences weighing in… Continue reading Lessons from Kaho’olawe

I Didn’t Talk for 10 Days, and I Loved It!

When I received an invitation to attend Quepasana — a ten day silent meditation course practicing the meditation style of vipassana — I knew by the tears that began streaming down my cheeks and the fire in my belly that I had to be there. The course is completely volunteer led, financially supported by donations… Continue reading I Didn’t Talk for 10 Days, and I Loved It!

You Have Been Let Go

Yes. The position is no longer needed at this time… Worrying about what other people think, take the day off. Being bothered by other people’s process, you don’t have to think about it anymore. Letting concerns for how other people feel take up your time and energy, clock out. It isn’t your job anymore, think… Continue reading You Have Been Let Go

3 Things to do in Tucson

So you are visiting Tucson for the weekend and want to know the must-sees in town. Here is a list of three things to do to make your stay special. 1. Nature. Head up Mount Lemmon on East Catalina Highway to witness the amazing tall pine trees and Mountain views. Visit Rose Canyon Lake for… Continue reading 3 Things to do in Tucson