• Evil Eye to the Whiskey Bottle

    An angry letter to a loved one lost As I sit here, listening to music from the last concert we saw together, with lyrics hitting a bit too hard in…

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    Three Days in the Dark

    Today’s piece of writing has been housed in a file on my computer for more than a month now, and it might have stayed there inevitably if it wasn’t for…

  • A Love So Pure

    I knew the day would eventually come when I’d have to say goodbye to you. But when I brought you home from the pound on that fateful day in July…

  • Perfectly Imperfect

    This is, and always will be, my favorite performance. It was seven years ago. My moves weren’t as crisp, and I didn’t know half the tricks that I know now.…

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    When Inspiration Strikes…

    On my 30th Birthday, I made a promise to myself…“When inspiration strikes, honor it.” I’ve made a conscious effort to live by the mantra ever since.  I’ve also learned that…

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    Gratitude is My Attitude

    We move through the world constantly making judgments… judgments about ourselves and judgments about others. But we also have the ability to make choices about those judgements and to decide…

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    Pause and Play

    I haven’t fallen off the face of the Earth, I promise. It’s been a month since I last blogged, but rest assured: I’m still committed to my book. Hoola-Fit is one…