fearless I walk the trackless sea

Things never go quite the way we anticipate. If there’s anything 2017 should have left my heart with an awareness of, it’s this reality. Yet here I find myself, a month or so into the year, reeling from the sway of emotions and events that collide to upset all balance. It’s been a strange start…

worthless worries burden me

It’s reached that inevitable stage of life, the one that finds you in your twenties, on the verge of closing out the college chapter. And the whole world is before you, filled with hundreds upon hundreds of options, or so they always seem to be saying. Possibilities so endless that it makes you want to…

When the Waves Break

So tell me what happens when the waves break and you’re surrounded Andrew Belle Currently the smooth sounds of Andrew Belle have been the music continually playing and painting a soundscape of this season of life. Today was no exception. I tiptoed my way, a little wide-eyed and cautiously, into the vastness that is the…

We’ve Made It This Far, Kid

It’s been a long time since those sparkle-shoe-wearing, save-the-world as every hero and dreamed-of career kind of days. Since the times where you wandered through worlds of imagination, endless possibilities and sky wide dreams at your fingertips. Where home was all about the cozy glow and stories coming alive read aloud. Since those days where…

Changing Rhythms to Live the Life You’d Imagined

For fellow dreamers, idealists, the ones with huge plans and massive expectations, the ones feeling stuck in the way life is going. This is for you. Part One || The Wakeup Call One day, caught up in the exhaustion, all of the living off of espresso, throwing around the words busy and tired like job…

When I Grow Up

Why I want to be a Social Worker “What do you want to be when you grow up?” This question is familiar. Asked repeatedly over the course of my exploration years, by people who care. The possibilities it stirs up are endless, like a springboard into an ocean of choices, sheer joy and terror combined….