i’m not here for your negativity

This weekend, I was wandering through a newly-discovered antique shop in Chattanooga. It was my Un-Wedding Day and I was looking for something – anything – that held some meaning. So, just before we made our way out the door, I discovered a small metal plate from the New York World’s Fair of ’64-’65. This…

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selfie love shoot

Yesterday, my boyfriend pulled up his Instagram to show me a boudior photo shoot one of his high school classmates had recently done. “Love Yourself,” she had captioned it. He’d never seen anything like this before, but he remembered this particular girl being quite the tomboy when he’d known her. A straight frame, flat chest,…

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practice : a meditation

Practice saying “Thank You”. Practice smiling. Practice not hiding. Practice being seen. Practice knowing yourself and being known. Practice creativity. Practice breaking rituals, but Practice finding order. Practice eating well. Practice indulgences. Practice long walks and short runs and sweaty hands and Practice feeling grateful for the strength you have been granted. Practice not looking…

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