My Memoirs

Some funny, Some heavy, Some sweet
Today, I Celebrate!

Today, I Celebrate!

It’s been one year since I’ve sipped the thing that crept up on me in a not-awesome way. Or maybe it was great fun for a minute but toward the end always ended up being very not great. Somewhere along the line, I’d lost sight of how intertwined it had become with my...

Memorial Day Weekend 2019, Washington D.C.

Memorial Day Weekend 2019, Washington D.C.

Memorial Day weekend this year was extremely dichotomous. The pain of separation from my family and the freedom to visit our nation’s capital for the first time in my life. The gratitude to be alive in the land of the free and walk the Vietnam Memorial and the aching...