Short Stories: The Sarah and Charlie Chronicles

This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, business, events and incidents are the products of the author’s imagination. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, or actual events is purely coincidental. Sarah and Charlie Chronicles Part One Before Vanessa and Bryson became parents, Vanessa would lecture Bryson about needing more patience. When it…

Cicadas

In March 2021, I started seeing news articles about Cicadas that were expecting to surface this summer. I was shocked to learn some insects spent 17 years underground and would make an appearance over the summer. I brought it up to a co-worker and was utterly horrified and disgusted by the fact where we work…

I’m Back!

I started this blog after creating my vision board this year. I did my research to decide what I wanted to write about and how it should look. I found the best blogging platform that would work best for me, and I created a logo to make it official. It made the prospect of starting…

The Art Of Patience

According to Merriam-Webster, the definition of patience is the ability to wait for a long time without becoming annoyed or upset. The ability to remain calm and not become annoyed when dealing with problems or with difficult people. Someone used to tell me that I had the patience of Job from the bible. I took…

Embracing My Quiet Spaces

I have friends and family who cannot stay in a silent space for too long or feel they will lose it. However, silence is never too loud for me. Perhaps it has to do with me being an introvert. I enjoy moments of isolation immensely. Granted, that is different from feeling lonely. I have been…

It’s Been A Year Already

Last year, I started a new job and February 27, 2020, made it my first month of employment. My thoughts were consumed with performing well at work, establishing positive relationships with my team members, and proving to everyone that hiring me was the best decision they ever made. The rest of my thoughts were held…