being a grinch.

Tis the season to be jolly, right? Fa-La-Las and the like? Ummm…or not. Due to a terrible combination of severe nasal congestion [due to my random allergies], not being able to sleep [because of said stuffy nose], and working more than 40 [total] hours between two of my jobs on little sleep: I was a … More being a grinch.

coming alive.

“Ask not what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive…then go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ― Howard Thurman In the past week, I’ve heard & read that quote three times, in three completely separate instances [from an audio book, on a friend’s facebook post, … More coming alive.

the cut aftermath.

 “The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” ― C.G. Jung To read background on why I got The Cut, go here. And to read about getting The Cut itself, go here. This post is about what I’ve experienced and reflected on in the days since I got The Cut. I’ve … More the cut aftermath.

the cut.

I did it! This weekend I got the most drastic haircut I’ve ever gotten. AND. I. LOVE. IT. LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE LOVE LOVE IT. Even more than I thought I would! [to read more about WHY I chose to get The Cut, read this post] The whole experience was very cathartic for me. I’ve NEVER (and I … More the cut.