I can’t believe that it’s almost Christmas. I feel like this Christmas is special because it’s my first one with Jon. We’re starting traditions and just enjoying the season together. But in that, there’s this deep place in my heart that still hurts from you not being here. We’ve been walking in a season of… Continue reading Dear Dad–It’s the Holiday Season
Hey Dad. I don’t really know how it works for you right now. But I’m sure you’ve heard news about Darrell Poe joining you, Aunt Sue, and Grandpa in glory. Right now, I feel a little blindsided by his death. I feel like a deer caught in headlights–not able to move or really express the… Continue reading Dear Dad–Does it Ever Get Easier?
So. I’m still waiting to hear back from all kinds of companies that I’ve applied to and submitted resumes to. And I’ve got nothin’. I have a lead. And I’ve gone for it. But I’m just in the waiting room now. Waiting. Waiting. Waiting. Waiting. It’s so hard. But at the same time, I keep… Continue reading Dear Dad–The Wait Continues
Well, I finally made it home. I flew home on Saturday–it was a long day traveling across the country. But it was good. I ended up having a few really great conversations. As I was waiting in line for security, a lady and her daughter started chatting with me about life, why I was moving… Continue reading Dear Dad–Home at Last