I prayed, journaled, added warmth, cooling gels, applied salves, balanced crystals, took drugs, joined support groups, I praised my uterus, I asked it for forgiveness, I went to acupuncture, I ignored it, talked about it, stretched, convinced myself I was crazy, went to physical therapy and resigned myself to a life of discomfort, wondered why and then decided, isn’t pain reason enough?
Anyone whose been to Maui could tell you that the moment you get off the plane the wind greets you with a big warm hug and whispers into your ear “I love you so much already.” I would come to know this wind like a watchful elder who chooses their words carefully and are not to be ignored.
After half a year of swift months pulling us from the new year, new hopes, new dreams that we started off with… June has given us a…… Read more “Lessons from June”
Reccess. Makawao Elementary School. Circa 1988. Playground poppin’, kickball going off on one end, red rover on the other. Hopscotch, marbles, Chinese jumprope. One of the only…… Read more “What the Luck?”
“I believe that the only true religion consists of having a good heart.” – Dalai Lama So here we are in the thick of our life. The…… Read more “Something’s Missing”