Longing for Belonging

We long to belong. Recently, I invested in a purple button down shirt complete with K-State Powercat embroidered on the chest. A first. It signaled a willingness to “join in” with the folks of Purpleville. It was a ridiculously tough decision inspired by this season and the long-last realization that I am normal…I want to belong, too. … More Longing for Belonging

Cutting the cord

Last evening, we enjoyed wine in the whimsy and garden of a long-time friend.  The Spring breeze skipped off of the ponds and cooled our conversation. Among three friends with shared history, words are unvarnished and sometimes sting like a shot of penicillin to a diseased body. I spent the night curled on the couch … More Cutting the cord