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I AM BRITT

“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” Anne Lamott Writing a book is hard. Even when you feel like it’s your life’s goal and purpose. Even when you love writing. It has still been a pretty epic quest […]

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The Purple Rock Dream

I never dream.  Well, of course I do. But I never remember them. My giant bouncy house of a brain does the following..  Takes forever to go to sleep. Hello headphones and weighted blanket…  Once I’m asleep, I sleep like I’m dead. It’s stone cold blackness.  Then in the morning I wake up like a […]

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I am a Murderer

I am Britt. Sometimes when I try and figure out who I am or where I belong, I write. Writing helps me process. It allows me to dump out my mind a little bit and sort thru some of the puzzle pieces.  Writing can also be the first step of being able to say something […]

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Hard Crying Due to Feelings

I put my bare feet down on the cold grass in my yard. I am a Taurus after all. If you know, anything about us Bulls, we like to be grounded. I am also a Kapha if you know anything about Ayurveda. Dense, solid, grounded, heavy… Basically, no one is ever picking me up and […]

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You’re Somebody’s Mother the Poem.

  You’re Somebody’s Mother By Britt   My house is sticky as can be. Everybody has to pee. I wouldn’t trade with any other. After all, I’m somebody’s mother. Somedays I’m smart, wise, and kind. Tomorrow I may contemplate leaving one behind. Strangers stop and say, “How cute!” They are, but maybe not the time one […]

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Grief is the Price You Pay for Big Love

Moana is my favorite kids movie at this point in time. Most kids programing is painful garbage. But I can get down with the voyager princess. It could possibly also be that every time I watch that movie or hear a song from it, it reminds of my Nana. I love being given a reason […]

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So You Want To Come Try my Hot Yoga Class? Here’s What You Need to Know.

    You’ve told me at least 15 times in casual conversation or facebook comment. But alas, you hem, you haw. You are curious but unsure. Fair enough. I’ll just give you some basic info to prepare you for trying something new. In this case, Hot Bikram Yoga. Bring: Physically Yoga Mat, Towel, and Water. […]

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