My Name is Marley, and I’m a Stress-aholic.

My Name is Marley, and I’m a Stress-aholic.

“My name is Marley.” “Hi, Marley,” a group of both eagerly empathetic and utterly unenthused individuals say. “I’m a people-pleasing stress-aholic, and I’m genuinely concerned that my hair may be thinning,” I say with the usual hint of sarcasm. The session leader nods...
A Peek into My Brain … The Feels of August 2017

A Peek into My Brain … The Feels of August 2017

Here’s a window into how my brain works. I just re-read one of my many, many journal entries/random writings, and it’s amazing how applicable my ‘feels’ are still today. I present to you: The Feels of August 18, 2017 So, it’s 12:20 in the...
The Real Enemy in Minnesota, Louisiana and Dallas

The Real Enemy in Minnesota, Louisiana and Dallas

Only a few weeks ago, we were all horrified by the atrocious murders that an Arabic American did at a gay night club; in the past week, we’ve watched heart-wrenching videos unveil more tragedies involving White Americans with racial prejudices and fearfully led...
A Bumper-Sticker Family with a Difficult Message

A Bumper-Sticker Family with a Difficult Message

While driving through Salt Lake City on my way to Twin Falls, Idaho, I caught sight of one of those family bumper-stickers that made me smile at first until I realized the painful message hidden within its white outlines. I’m sure many of you have seen those...