the best night of my life


Heat lightning crackled in the sky, a large strip of it visible to the left of where I was sitting under the large tent. The deep ocean colors swirled in the layers of clouds moving high up, cool breezes occasionally glancing down upon us below, the sticky, sweaty ones. There would be a quick intake of breath, sitting up taller as if our spines were shocked, our heads tilted towards it, inhaling … [Read more...]

stupid things well-meaning people say


Sitting  up in my seat with my laptop cradled, I worked from my favorite Fayetteville coffee shop earlier this week. It's the one I don't work from much because of all the faces that I know and good talk more than work happens, which is all fun but not always good when deadlines fast approach. I wished the dark corners of the shop were open but instead I sat framed in the sunlight from the … [Read more...]

Belief. {a very Wordless Wednesday}

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Belief. … [Read more...]

Day 6 #30daysofThanksgiving


Day 6: I'm so thankful for my 2 healthy boys. Despite therapies, the occasional surgery and food allergies we are really a super healthy family. I love that Bear is growing and developing so well despite some early set backs! I'm thankful that I can look forward to a life with him, that the biggest health symptoms of William's Syndrome are not things we even have to think about. I'm so thankful … [Read more...]