On Abandonment

As far back as I can remember, I've gotten anxious if I felt that I would be abandoned. I have no idea why this is. I remember the bus driver forgetting my stop a few times when I was in first grade, and thinking that I would have to live on the bus now, and [...]

While You Were Sleeping

I've been on an extended training venture in Austin, Texas since October 29. This is the first time I've had an adventure that took me away for my own career. I was a welding girlfriend, then a welding wife. While it was the hardest thing, it unfortunately turned into the easiest thing. Distance is hard. [...]