I'm All Over the Place
Travel, Dance, Art, Food, Life, Work, Play, Love; they all keep me busy. I have moments of stillness and mindfulness, but they are only moments. Don’t judge!
When I think of summer, watermelon and music festivals come to mind, if I can experience both at the same time I am in heaven. For years, House In the Park (HITP) and One Music Fest (OMF) were my festivals of choice. HITP was my favorite because I could bring my watermelon. Of course I […]More
The pain and outrage in my father’s voice was something I had never heard before, he choked up the words to tell me my uncle Peter was gone. He had died by suicide. This was August 2009. Within a six month time-frame I experienced the loss of three family members, all men. One to gun […]More
This is a call to all those who “car” camp, take me with you! I have a tent, a headlamp, a wireless charger and a sleeping bag. That’s right, I have only the basics! The camping game has changed since I camped with my family over 30 years ago. I have faint memories of camping […]More
There was this free-spirited soul I once dated, when he heard the baseline drop to any song he would jump up fearlessly and damn near run to the dance floor, empty or not. I remember saying to myself, “um no one is on the dance floor I’ll just wait on the sideline until there are at least […]More
I am thankful to my mom for giving me the freedom to be All Over the Place. Where do you think I get it from? It’s learned behavior! I have never met a more talented, loving, thoughtful and all over the place woman than my mama. You think I can’t be still? This […]More