Adventures in Imperfection

Wait Gain Goals for 2016

I never know what might wake me before the alarm clock. Sometimes it’s a wayward text from Verizon or Joann fabrics. The sound is off, but the vibration from the nightstand is enough to stop the dream waves. Perhaps it’s my husband. A shift, a shake, a sharp intake of his diaphragm and then me… Continue reading Wait Gain Goals for 2016

Adventures in Imperfection

Hit the Ground Running

I really needed to run. My mom and I were sitting together Sunday morning before she went to church. I was quiet like I always am and she worried like she always does. It’s what mammas do. She keeps a post-race marathon picture of me on her refrigerator. I looked so young. I telegraphed her a message, “Don’t worry about… Continue reading Hit the Ground Running