Passion is a motivator. Pursuing a passion is supposed to be one of the greatest accomplishments in a lifetime. When reading obituaries it is common to read about what passions helped to shape and fulfill the life of the person lost. Passion is what forces action, compassion, and change. However, it is important to remember … Continue reading Burnout is a bitch.
Like Oprah's Favorite Things list but, WAY more practical.
Even my fat pants have stopped lying to me.
I made it 11 years until one day, I saw something that looked suspiciously like a cavity.
Which are you?
I want you to know that I carry your words in my heart.
I'm treading water at best.
I have never been a person who sought out being a member of a peer group. I identify as an extrovert loner (shut up, that's a thing). Every aspect of the nursing profession has challenged my typical social position. Once I entered nursing school I was forced into becoming a member of a very elite … Continue reading The Nursing Club: Trial by fire.
It's important for you to have a bit of my running history to kick this off. In elementary school I remember being one of the fastest in my class. I was tiny and light and it was pretty easy for me. Fast forward to high school. I tried for a hot minute as a freshman … Continue reading 13 Thoughts I Had While Running My First 5k