The Get Honest Project: The Root of the Intimidation

When I was ten years old, I went to Six Flags and desperately wanted to ride one of the big roller coasters. I measured myself against one of the height charts outside of the ride, and got assurance from my parents that I was just tall enough to go. However, the attendant working the height … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: The Root of the Intimidation

The Get Honest Project: Recognizing My Flaws

If you're not completely familiar with me and who I am, then you may not know that I was once a competitive gymnast. Gymnastics was my life, and I truly did love the sport. However, it brought out a side in me that I've been trying to combat ever since: that of a perfectionist. On … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: Recognizing My Flaws

Get Honest Project: I’ve Been Doing This Wrong…

I've been at this blogging thing for awhile. I thought I had it down pretty well by now. Well, turns out I've been doing it wrong... at least by my new standards. To date, I've put blogging in a box and placed so many restrictions on myself when it came to this outlet. I put … Continue reading Get Honest Project: I’ve Been Doing This Wrong…

What’s Going On? Get Honest Project

For the month of May, I'm going to be unraveling the Get Honest Project. We're going to get into the nitty-gritty: stories I haven't told, topics most people shy away from, my own flaws, and what it really takes to change life for the better after tragedy. I don't want to do a rehash of … Continue reading What’s Going On? Get Honest Project

Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.

Have you ever had a really good idea? You know, the kind that makes you feel all excited and motivated to make things happen? The kind that just brightens your entire your day and makes you think completely positively? Yeah, those are the best. However, I for one always seem to think I'm going to … Continue reading Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.