Tag: hope

  • 2020-04-16 Lottery Ticket Happiness

    2020-04-16 Lottery Ticket Happiness

    Every time I drive west across Nebraska on I-80 I’m full of hope and excitement about what’s to come. If I’m driving west on that long stretch of boring interstate I’m driving away from home and toward something fun and different, people I love and mountains I marvel. I know that soon I will be […]

  • 2018-02-28 Part 2

    Part 2 of what exactly? Part 2 of that Qdoba I had for dinner yesterday? Yes Part 2 of that bottle of wine I opened a couple of days ago? Yes Part 2 of that Taylor Swift marathon I started a few weeks ago? Yes Part 2 of that blog post I started a hundred […]

  • 2018-02-09 The Return Of Hope

    It was a day like any other. Little did I know when it began that in the end it would go down in history as the one where everything changed. That’s pretty good right? Doesn’t it just make you want to find out what happens next? Or is it so overused and cliche and lost […]

  • 2017-08-05 The “Hopeless” in Hopeless Romantic

    Today I found myself feeling very anti-social and melancholy and consequently walking around Walnut Creek again. I arrived just about 45 minutes prior to sunset and when I began walking I paced myself so that I could enjoy the sunset from the path on east side of the lake looking west. Most of the music […]

  • 2017-05-18 The Ledge

    I’m standing on it. I’ve been inching closer and closer in the past few weeks and now I am peering down into the abyss. But I’m no longer scared. I think I’ve had trepidation and fear and somehow in the last week, I have gained the clarity I’ve needed to overcome those feelings and really […]

  • 2017-05-05 Happy FriYay!

    My last post was about sleep being my goal. The ones before that were about my work issues and my relationship issues. The ones before that were about sleep being my goal. I’m detecting a trend. I was once asked why I write. My answer is simply because it is who I am. It’s my […]