These are the many things I’ve learned while being the oldest of seven.
I stayed lost for a long time, even more distant from the person I had wanted to become than before.
The air is swift and biting, unlike the ocean kind: thick with salt and slow humility.
When we walk out of an elevator, there is a 100% chance we don’t know whether to go left, right, straight or back into the elevator because we’re on the wrong floor.
As my belated holiday gift to you, I present some New Year’s Resolutions you may actually be able to keep…
It is time, ladies, to stop apologizing for who we are and what we love. It is time to be real. The time for setting aside socially acceptable expectations is now. The time to stop saying “I’m sorry” is now.
Some people just call to talk.
You have to assimilate to their routine(s) again.
The problem is that we are being conditioned to think that getting married is no longer about searching for the person you want to spend your life with. Instead, it’s about finding the person you want to throw a wedding with.
You want less because you have less.