“Feeling like you should be doing something by a certain age will have you miserable. Be yourself unapologetically.” – Hunit Days of Summer Confession. I am a former overachiever. Whenever I committed to doing something, I wanted to ace the hell out of it. It’s as if I viewed life as one big test, and […]
“It is our choices …that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” J.K. Rowling Everyone talks about how hard it is to find someone. “People aren’t sh*t” and no one is “good enough.” Married folks tell single folks that they have it made, and single folks look over in the yards of […]
“We become aware of the void as we fill it.” – Antonio Porchia As a life coach, I am constantly exposed to a number of issues both old and new. My clients range from high profile therapists to your average Joe or Jane. Despite my clients representing varying walks of life, one emerging theme that […]
“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” – Aristotle With the holidays approaching, it’s tough not to feel the void of being single. Next to putting your mom as your emergency contact after age 30, this season is definitely the peak time of year to remind us all of “Singles Awareness Day.”
I have experienced a lot of death over the last couple of years. So much that I barely even mention when someone passes away. That may be my way of compartmentalizing my feelings, but losing loved ones has made me consider my own life and mortality in a way that I haven’t before.