Author Archive

The Fault in My Stars

I had the book The Fault in Our Stars on my bookshelf for a good year

The Truth about Living with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

The truth is that I have good and bad days. Last week was filled with bad

The Diagnosis

In April 2016, my routine bloodwork came back with high white blood cell counts. I was

10 Things I Learned from Planning My Wedding

Planning a wedding is one of the most stressful life events, but it doesn’t have to

Thanksgiving Break-Up

It was Thanksgiving 2012. He was late getting ready to go to my aunt’s house for

My Heart and a Piece of My Soul

I lost my heart and a piece of my soul this weekend. My heart has sunk

Sometimes Change Feels Like Pulling of a Band-Aid

Sometimes change happens when we least expect it. It’s as if the rug has been pulled

Rock His World: The Unappreciated Man Finds Love

As an observer of the world, I am always asking people about their businesses, lives, and

Defining Doofuses

This post was originally published in 2013 when I was (sadly) dating only doofuses. For those of

Confession, Clothes, and Friendship

  Old feelings often come back with a vengeance. I had all I could do to