The Return of the Prodigal Son

I dropped off the face of the Earth. I lost all will to write. I gave in to my depression. I honestly thought everything would get better after Summer ended. Technically, it’s still not Autumn yet, but before June was my only bad month. But I’ve been having a hard time lately. I had aboutContinue reading The Return of the Prodigal Son

Things TikTok Taught Me About Myself

Honestly, I’m not sure why this quote page listed Adam Savage as the reference for this quote. “Jack of all Trades, Master of None, though ofttimes better than a Master of One.” It’s a very old quote that in more modern terms is used in a derogatory way. Which seems silly. Do you want aContinue reading “Things TikTok Taught Me About Myself”

Everything Is Awful and I’m Not Okay: Questions to Ask Before Giving Up

I’ve seen a few versions of this and I absolutely love it. Right now I’m actually doing pretty good despite how bad things have been going in my life lately. I tend to get very depressed this time of year. Maybe it’s the switch in seasons. I don’t know. Summer has always been a depressingContinue reading “Everything Is Awful and I’m Not Okay: Questions to Ask Before Giving Up”

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

TRIGGER WARNING: Sexual Assault discussions #SAAM I was assaulted in high school by a friend. I had a crush on him. He was dating one of my friends. Even after it happened, he never fully considered it rape. I wasn’t even aware that April was SAAM until recently. A brave little girl in one ofContinue reading “Sexual Assault Awareness Month”

Swimsuit Season

The last time I went swimming, like actually actively swimming, was probably in 2019 before all of the COVID stuff happened. My tiny stepdaughter loves to swim and we would go to the local state park’s pool every chance we could get. My cheap Walmart swimsuit was not very good and as you can seeContinue reading “Swimsuit Season”