your life is worth more than resentment

For a year, I had resented something. I’d get up in the morning. I’d get dressed, get my daughter ready, have breakfast together as a family, kiss my husband on his way out the door, and–there it was, this thing that I needed to do, that I resented. I wanted to stop feeling resentful. I’d […]

the hardest grief you ever walk

The hardest grieving I ever did was the year I was diagnosed with infertility. Even now, having lived it, it seems strange to me to have grieved something so intensely. If I spend time thinking about that grief, I can feel how the sadness of it weighed on my shoulders like a heavy backpack of […]