You can call me Ariel

I’m sore. Black and blue splotches cover my legs. I’ve been beaten and abused. But it’s my fault. I did it to myself. I mean, it’s not like anyone forced me to ride that mechanical bull. I climbed on by myself, with an overly optimistic smile. A smile that turned into fits of laughter when … Continue reading

I guess it’s over

At the risk of sounding cliché… that’s the way the cookie crumbles. After seven months of something new, I’ve found myself back where I started. Single. And surprisingly, I’m okay with that. I could try to explain it a million different ways, but the simple truth is it just wasn’t working. Of course, until recently, … Continue reading

Where have I been? EVERYWHERE!

Wow – where do I start? The last few weeks have been a blur. A crazy, exhausting, nonstop blur of events that have seemed to both fly by and last forever. (How is that even possible?) There’s no way to accurately describe everything that’s happened since my last post, but here are the highlights: After … Continue reading