16 Pairs of Shoes (The Pandemic Diaries)

Lisbeth Life, Mindset

I’m not going to write about what the pandemic took from me. It took so much from all of us.

To write about what we have lost is like trying to catch a waterfall. Your hands can only hold so much.

But I’d be a liar if I said the pandemic didn’t give to us.

What Is Your Obligation?

Lisbeth Life, Mindset

Obligation. This word itches at my ears lately. What is my obligation to society in all these shared public media spaces we now inhabit? And what is my obligation to …

Nothing Prepares You

Lisbeth Life, Mindset

Nothing prepares you for death, not really. No book no words no people no tests no support group. You aren’t fully prepared by the living or the dying, and certainly …

Box. Smash.

Lisbeth Life, Mindset

Oh sweet Jesus, I’m tired of the boxes they try to put me in. And the boxes I try to put me in. Athlete Intellectual Mother Veteran Woman Writer Boxboxboxboxboxfuckingbox. …