Yesterday, after reading my last blog post, my BF asked me, "What will it take for you to be happy, Rachel? More money? A different job?" My response, "No, although more money would be really nice... (pause for jumbled thoughts)... I don't know what would make me happy." In that moment, my answer was true... … Continue reading What Will It Take?
It was a long week… a brutally long, sad, achy, fevered week. (I actually had a high fever and a head ache all week. Not awesome.) I don’t mean to say this in a complainy way, because that isn’t what I’m feeling. I’m not feeling whiny at all. I’m just… FEELING. This whole week was … Continue reading Good Grief… Or Something
“The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak” is the theme of this blog post. I caught whatever plague is spreading through the school these days. Everything hurts and I’m dying. Ok, not dying, but my energy tanks have been flashing the “empty” warning light at me for a couple of days. My face … Continue reading Don’t Fear the Flow
Hello, friends! I see you’ve returned for more of my story. (I knew you’d get sucked in. Resistance is futile!) (If this is your first visit to my blog, and you feel like maybe you missed something crucial to understanding the plot of my story, feel free to read part 1 and part 2. Go … Continue reading Metamorphosis
Welcome back, friends! I have been itching to publish this post for a whole week! Why? Because I am SO EXCITED to share with you the continuing story of my death and resurrection! (Hey, Jesus isn’t the only one who can rise from the dead. I don’t mean to be sacrilegious or anything, but in … Continue reading Do ALL The Things! (The Year of Finding Me)
I’ve been tossing around a few ideas in my head about what my first official blog post should be about, and do you know what I’ve come up with? Nothing. That’s right… nothing. I could write this long history about who I am and how I got here, encumbering you, dear reader, with endless, boring … Continue reading Everybody Loves a Backstory