General Life

Hurricane Approaches: Captain’s Log

Captain’s Log, Stardate 9.10.2017, Day 1 Hour 1 When will the governor announce marshal law? A hurricane of this magnitude seems to necessitate it. Our leader has already attempted to commit a felony in the name of survival. Luckily, my first officer and I were able to persuade him out of it, for the time […]

Chronic Illness & Endometriosis Health

Seek Blessings in the Ordinary

The holiday season means different things for different people. For me, Thanksgiving is about family. No matter where I am in my life, I always want to be surrounded by my family. It is true that my perspective of “family” has changed over the course of the last few years, mostly out of necessity due to my distance from my blood family. Yet, when the opportunity to spend actual Thanksgiving with my family came up this year, for the first time in nearly six years, I moved heaven and earth to make sure it happened!