Dear Twenty-Something…

  • One Hell of a Ride

    22 March 2019 Dear Twenty- Something, “No matter how much it hurts, no matter how hard it gets, you gotta keep grinding.”- Dean Winchester Do you remember the summer before you went to High School? Feverish with strep, you grabbed a blanket and went down to the basement to sleep in the cool dark, and -more-

  • You Are Capable

    8 March 2019 Dear Twenty- Something, “When my daughter is living in my belly I will speak to her like she’s already changed the worldshe will walk out of me on a red carpetfully equipped with the knowledgethat she’s capable ofanything she sets her mind to” -Rupi Kaur Sometimes being a woman is hard. There -more-

  • You Are Not Alone

    11 January 2019 Dear Twenty-Something, “Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy. But remember this, you have friends here. You are not alone.” -Albus Dumbledore These are strange times we live in. Like sheep heading to the slaughter, we blindly absorb -more-

  • Hope is Rising

    9 November 2018 Dear Twenty- Something, “Dare to have faith that man is capable of humanity.”- taken from the prayers said during the Seder Meal Again you turned on the news this week to a startling feeling of equal parts outrage and heart break. Memories came flooding back and you started to feel that maybe -more-

  • That’s What This Storm’s All About

    2 November 2018 Dear Twenty- Something, “And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who -more-

  • A Built in Season of Change

    29 September 2018 Dear Twenty-Something, “He found himself wondering at times, especially in the autumn, about the wild lands, and strange visions of mountains that he had never seen came into his dreams.” – J.R.R. Tolkien I want you to stop, for just a moment. Stop to breathe in the crisp, chilly air that so -more-

  • Girlfriend, I Am Proud Of You

    24 August 2018 Dear Twenty- Something, “And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.” – John Steinback Have I stopped lately to tell you how proud I am of you?! You have said yes to so many exciting things- being brave and trying new and scary things. You are excercising -more-

  • 27 July 2018 “I don’t think anyone can grow unless he’s loved exactly as he is now, appreciated for what he is rather than what he will be.” – Fred Rogers Dear Twenty-Something, How’s it going? Did you do something to take care of yourself today? As you start to ease into this new part -more-

  • Don’t Forget What You Need

    13 July 2018 “To bad, but its the life you lead, you’re so ahead of yourself, that you forgot what you need. Though you can see when you’re wrong you know you can’t always see when you’re right, you’re right.” – Billy Joel Dear Twenty- Something, Stop for a moment to breathe. The world will -more-

  • Don’t Let Anyone Tell You That You Can’t

    23 June 2018 “Anyone who has ever been able to sustain good work has had at least one person–and often many–who have believed in him or her. We just don’t get to be competent human beings without a lot of different investments from others.” – Mr. Rogers Dear Twenty- Something, Take a look at that -more-