September 21st (Writing is Hard Pt. 21)

Today is Day 21 of my 30-day writing challenge. September 21st marks beginnings for me. It was this day, five years ago, that my fiancé first asked me on a date. It was this day, just last year, that my fiancé and I were getting ready to sign the lease on our first apartment, go… Continue reading September 21st (Writing is Hard Pt. 21)

A Bit of Light Reading, Uncategorized

First Date

September 25, 2012 The air is still warm and the sun is just beginning to dip below the trees as I walk out of the library. My next student cancelled at the last minute, so I hike up the cement hill towards my car. As I climb into the driver’s seat, I send a quick… Continue reading First Date

Life (Un)Complicated, Uncategorized

To My Future Husband

To My Future Husband, As a child, I loved the Disney princesses and their stories of prevailing over evil, falling in love, getting married and living happily ever after. Life would be pretty simple – grow up to be beautiful, fall in love with a prince and the two of you easily defeat the villain… Continue reading To My Future Husband