School Nostalgia

Seeing all the back-to-school commercials lately has been really weird.  I’d always looked forward to shopping.  Clothes shopping wasn’t (still isn’t – I’m not a typical girl) my favorite, but getting new supplies was my favorite part.

On Shakira

Listening to Diego Torres on iHeartRadio this weekend led me to a Spanish-music-buying binge, where I bought a few more of his songs and bought the rest of Shakira’s new album, “El Dorado”.


As I mentally processed my surroundings, I felt my knees buckle, and I sank to the ground.  Something inside me was broken.  The adrenaline that had triggered my fight or flight response earlier was fading; I couldn’t move.  I was both mentally and physically exhausted; I didn’t know what to do or where to go… Continue reading Aftermath