Never Say Never

March 2020 will go down as an awful month for many, many people around the world, one filled with fear and uncertainty. Even as the beauty of spring burst forth everywhere, so did COVID-19. It all left me thinking, “What could happen next- it can’t get worse?”- something my mother warned me never to do. … More Never Say Never

The ‘Fast’ Track

For those of you have followed my blog for any length of time, you know that I have struggled with weight issues most of my life, from anorexia and bulimia in my twenties to issues with being overweight. I’ve tried just about every diet and eating plan out there, only to lose the weight and … More The ‘Fast’ Track

On Pivotal Moments

We have been talking about it for ages with urging from our accountant, but we finally went through the process of preparing our wills, power of attorney, and living wills. I felt oddly detached as we went through the process, as if I were making these decisions for a stranger. I feel relief that they … More On Pivotal Moments

 Embracing a Moment

I was sitting on stage in the middle of a recital this afternoon, performing with my best friend in our Amicitia Duo, when suddenly I felt a wave of emotion wash over me. How lucky am I to be sitting on this stage, performing with my best friend, playing music written in tribute to our … More  Embracing a Moment