~Taken by the Wind~

(A Journey of a Leap of Faith)

Lessons Learned: Following Your Path

Four years ago I went through what my friend Michelle calls the “quarter life crisis”. I was reaching a decade in New York City with not much to show for … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Being Laid Off is One of the Best Things That Happened to Me This Year.

No disrespect to those who have had that be the worst thing that has happened to them. Back in May, I was laid off due to cutbacks in funding and … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

When I Loved Acting, But it Didn’t Love Me Back.

  Somehow the whole room gives off a red glow.  I am not entirely sure how this is occurring just as I am also not entirely sure this call-back audition … Continue reading

March 24, 2013 · 4 Comments

“Why Are You Here?”

This essay was first published as a finalist in Stratejoy’s Essay Contest. I’m seated in a café bar in the art district of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (which may sound like … Continue reading

March 14, 2013 · 4 Comments

The One

I have often been asked if I find it defeating to work for a cause (primarily made up of non-profits) to fight the enormous multi billion dollar industry of human trafficking. The answer … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · 3 Comments

Happy New Year to You.

People in 76 countries read my blog this year?! That is awesome. Thank you. I promise to write more in 2013- I have a feeling there is another adventure about … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

When God Found Me in Jiffy Lube

It’s been a bit of strange month here in good ol’ OKC. I can sense a crossroads up ahead and I am not sure yet which way to go.  I … Continue reading

November 16, 2012 · 14 Comments

What I Saw in Wal-Mart

I saw something in Wal-Mart the other morning which has haunted me and, no, it wasn’t the disastrous nutrition options, the mullets or the fact there are 27 check-out lines … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · 3 Comments

Where You Wonder | Finding Your Path

Do you have days or those twilight half asleep moments where you wonder, with a start, if you are really doing what you should be doing? Or what you are … Continue reading

August 18, 2012 · 10 Comments


With my last couple of posts, I’ve been connected with some great advocates, new followers and insightful honest commenters. Thank you for reading and for coming along for the ride, … Continue reading

August 8, 2012 · 2 Comments