A million words…

This was me last night. Emptying out. Like the valve on my brain and mouth were pried open and I couldn't stop the words from flowing out. We had a leadership meeting at church last night for our ladies' groups. There were maybe eight of us in that room as not everyone was able to …

Wrestling…

It's been a while since I've written. In the time since I last touched these keys to blog the world seems to have become a very different place than it was just months ago. First Covid, then the great racial awakening and so many things, struggles and discoveries in between. Towards the end of February, …

Lost in learning…

Though I have come to enjoy some of the slower pace that this time in lock down has provided, my brain has certainly had its challenges. I am not one for Netflix and binging a series over the course of a few days, or weeks, even. This is where the nerd in me shines. I …

Hard questions…

Most often, when I blog here on Shrinking Shay, I forget others read my musings. This is a journal more or less, one that I keep not only for posterity, to memorialize moments in my life, but one I use to sort out my thoughts and feelings. I generally write out what's on my heart …

Pivot

One of my favorite Friends episodes is the one where Ross buys a couch and refuses to pay the delivery fee. He, Chandler and Rachel are tasked with getting the couch home and up the stairs to his apartment. Not a simple task for sure. The couch is clearly too large to make the turn …