What If…

What if. Two words that carry a lot of weight. What if I take this new job – with the big title and the bigger responsibilities – and I fail? What if I fully devote myself to writing and creativity and people don’t want to hear the stories I have to tell? What if I,…

Dreams Deferred

I want to live in Europe. Western Europe. Okay, London, to be exact, but let it be known I’d also not turn down Spain, Ireland, Belgium and really anywhere else in the U.K. Writing those words feels vulnerable. In fact, I’ve been trying to avoid doing so. There’s something about writing down this aspiration that…

“For When I Leave WS”

What would you do if money wasn’t an object? If judgement didn’t exist? If the perfect opportunity presented itself? What dreams would you pursue? What fears would you break free of? What risks would you take? I wrote the piece below before my current job became a reality, leaving room for certain details to be…