Tomorrow is the big day. Well, the first of the three big days. My exam is finally here. The exam comprises two written components (tomorrow and the next day), and an oral component in about a month. I am nervous, even though I have been preparing for this exam since September... even though I have… Continue reading Thirty Days of Gratitude – #16 – Courage
When my world first fell apart last year, everyone's way of offering comfort was to say, "These things happen for a reason." I cannot express with enough emphasis just how much I hate that statement. There was one person, however, who never made this statement. Instead, this very wise and respected woman said to me: "I… Continue reading Fellowship Fortune
Baby I've been here before, I've seen this room and I've walked this floor, I used to live alone before I knew you. And I've seen your flag on the marble arch, and love is not a victory march, It's a cold and it's a broken Hallelujah. There was a time when you let me… Continue reading Success is Not a Victory March
Have you every seen such a beautifully cooked cheesecake? The Gods listened! After baking slowly in a water bath, cooling slowly with the oven door cracked, completely cooling on the stove top through the evening and then chilling in the cold garage overnight, there is not a crack to be seen! This is my first… Continue reading They Listened!
I am grateful for the ability to write down exactly what I am thinking and feeling. I am grateful for my family which give me an unlimited supply of love and support. I am grateful that we are all healthy. I am grateful for books, to teach me something new or take me along on… Continue reading Gratefulness – Week 6