My Perfect Breakdown

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This week has been hard, Someone I love is spiraling. Quite possibly to the point of no-return. I have no ability to influence the situation. No ability to make them see reason. No ability to help them make better choices. Instead I am on the sidelines, watching. But this isn’t about me. My struggle on the sidelines is irrelevant right now. What is relevant is the potential loss of a young life,… Read More

I randomly bumped into someone recently, someone I used to work with on a volunteer committee, but not someone that I was particularly close to. I saw him, and he instantly got up from what he was doing and wrapped his arms around me in a giant bear hug.  And he said “I’ve been so worried about you.  You vanished a few years ago when you quit your job and I haven’t… Read More