A Course in Adulthood

My husband Artur is one of the wisest people I know. He’s almost never afraid. He actively seeks the most challenging thing to be done, and then does this. When there’s a car engine to be replaced, he replaces the engine. When there’s a feature in WordPress that is missing, he creates it all by […]

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Let’s grow together

Let’s
Grow together

Till our roots
And branches

Are all tangled in
A lovely mess

Let’s
Reach out up high

Embrace lift push
And pull each other

In this
Infinite play

Let’s
Never stop dancing

For as long as
There is breath in us

There can be dance

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Excuse me

Excuse me
Is there an
Adult onboard?

Cause our spaceship
Seems to be
On fire

And we haven’t
Been trained
To deal with this

I’d love to help
But this is
Above my paygrade

And I’m surely
Going to
Screw this up

What do you mean
Nobody knows
What we should do now

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If you’re going through hell, keep going… A few thoughts on depression and hope.

Whenever I feel confused and overwhelmed, I like to keep things in perspective. And the truth is, this is the best confused and overwhelmed state than I have ever been in. Staying present and sorta-self-compassionate in the middle of an emotional turmoil is the single most healthy response I ever managed to achieve.

It’s been worse. Much worse. 

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