This Memorial Day weekend I went to my first military ceremony since I became a civilian. It’s been over two years. I was honestly quite nervous. I didn’t know exactly what to expect. I’m not sure you can really call it a military ceremony, as not a single person was in uniform, and it was […]
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Our neighboring pet, the adolescent blonde brown bear we affectionately call, Blondie. Our cabin is in a major brown bear thoroughfare. I took this picture by the cabin, she was waiting for us when we returned home to Haines from Juneau.
I noticed him relaxing, smiling easily on a white cooler as I pulled my way across the quick current into the eddie line, where my boat immediately slowed in the soft swirls. It was a pleasant surprise to see his unruly curls at the take out even though he had the day off. Tyler and […]
Disclaimer: You MUST read Inner Peace After War and Pt II (The Reaction) (In that order… duh) BEFORE you read this piece, or you will be COMPLETELY lost. When I returned from the trip, still reeling from The Reaction, I was extraordinarily relieved to see my lover waiting for me, leaning on the car, patient in his naturally suave […]
Finding Inner Peace After War – A Story Shared. People are sometimes intrigued by my jewelry. They ask questions often about where I got them, what they mean, and how long I’ve had them. To me, the beauty of each piece is the story behind it. Every once in a while I’m asked which one […]
My Journey to Achieve Inner Peace After War. I saw him a few days before it happened. I recognized the look the first time I saw him again last year. It stopped me in my tracks. I had simply asked about his day. His response wasn’t odd. It was a typical answer to a typical question. What […]