Category: week in review

week(s) reflection

“That’s the problem. We let people say stuff, and they say it so much that it becomes okay to them and normal for us. What’s the point of having a voice if you’re gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn’t be?” ― Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give   week(s) in review what I’m reading: Dare to Lead

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the messy middle + week(s) reflection

You can’t get to courage without rumbling with vulnerability. Embrace the suck. ~Brene Brown, Dare to Lead I have been struggling a bit at work. Like, I-spent-90-minutes-crying-in-my-boss’-office-this-week type of struggling. And, because I’m a human who is terrible at compartmentalizing, this struggling and resulting behaviors are making their way into other facets of my life.

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looking forward to bored + week reflection

I think baseball represents something closer to our experience. There’s no clock in baseball; it’s not over until it’s over. It’s like life in that there are prolonged periods of boredom and monotony, punctuated by intense moments of excitement and sometimes terror. ~Bennett Miller The fact that I am taking time to write at this

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where has all the free time gone + week(s) reflection

Just when you think you’ve made it through the busiest point of the year (and, likely, one of the busiest of your life), you decide to throw in a few more significant life changes — just for good measure. Welcome to our life right now. Because planning + hosting a wedding and taking on new

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week(s) reflection

“Sorrow is food swallowed too quickly, caught in the throat, making it nearly impossible to breathe.” ~Jesmyn Ward, Sing, Unburied, Sing week(s) in review what I’m reading: Erotic Stories for Punjabi Women read: Sing, Unburied Sing BBQ with neighborhood friends farmers’ market two Rockies games new passport(!) survived a (very hot) workweek in Phoenix nursed a sick

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