12 Strong Movie Cast and Crew Interview – In Theatres January 19th

Travel and accommodations were provided by Warner Bros. Pictures to attend a press junket for their new movie, “12 Strong.” #WBsponsored You know what happened on 9/11. Discover the untold story of what happened next when 12 soldiers became the greatest heroes the world never knew… until now. “12 Strong” in theaters January 19th. Do you remember where […]

Happiness is ______ {Week Thirty-Six} The 9/11 Edition #happinessis

2013 is going to be a fantastic year – a year where we collectively focus on the happy and the joy in our lives. What makes you happy? What is it that you do that you can’t get enough of? What makes your soul shine, your eyes beam, and your insides sparkle? Happiness is so […]

Remember 9/11? Sure. How About Remembering to Live, Too

Alright, so, I lied. I told friends on Facebook that I couldn’t write about today’s tenth anniversary of 9/11 because the news coverage has been so stifling, so crippling to watch, it’s silenced my ability to be able to say anything at all. And it has – almost horribly so. While I understand what the […]

Remembering Nine Years Ago

Seeing them raise the flag, then lower it to half-mast this morning felt like a sucker-punch to the gut. It winded me. I held back hot tears tucked behind my eyes as my lip quivered and my knees shook beneath me. But this was not the usual, my child is playing soccer for the first […]


I ran my fingers through her sticky wet hair tonight, towel-drying her after her bath. Her curls cascade just past her shoulders now, and I remembered the mere uncontrollable wisps she possessed only a few months ago. Now the lush honey-colored corkscrews drape down her back . She turned to me and peered at me […]

Remembering September 11th

I have sat and thought about this for hours, wanting to write where I was, what I was doing, what I was thinking. But nothing seemed right. Nothing seemed fitting. It doesn’t matter how many years have passed. It doesn’t matter where I am, what I am doing, or what I was doing then. What […]