Author Archives: Marilyn

About Marilyn

Reading, thinking, listening, writing and talking about faith, creativity, ESL for refugees, grief and finding the story in a story. Student of Spanish. Foe of procrastination. Cheez-it fan. People person with hermit tendencies or vice-versa. Thank you so much for reading.

A Word Before I Go

I’m letting go of my domain name. It feels a little sacrilegious, quitting on one’s name.
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Posted in clinical trial, CLL, finishing, letting go, next step, refugees, timing, transitions, traveling light, writing | 4 Comments

Courage to Write

I fear taking a powerful story and making it dull by putting it into words. Continue reading

Posted in courage, perfectionism | 2 Comments

Buying a Ticket for Something I Don’t Want to Attend

I WENT AGAINST MY GUT FEELING and bought a ticket for a gathering I don’t want to attend. I did it completely out of a sense of “should,” violating my own policy: Either choose to do a thing or choose … Continue reading

Posted in philosophical maelstroms, should-free life, Uncategorized | 6 Comments