Friday night at around 7:30, I ventured out of the house to attend a wine stroll. I did, in fact, wine and stroll, and it was so much fun! I recently saw another fellow cancer despiser post online about a podcast episode titled ”FUN: What the hell is it and why do we need it?” featured on We Can Do Hard Things with Glennon Doyle. It was pretty fascinating, especially the discussion about how, from a young age, girls may be conditioned not to have fun. But you can listen for m
Last night I was texting with one of my friends who is also a widow. (Will saying that ever feel normal?) She was having a rough day on the grief front and felt like she was regressing rather than taking baby steps to slowly feel whole again. Her emotions had been further compounded because she wasn’t feeling particularly grateful despite having a lot of goodness in her life. Next stop on the feelings train: Guiltville. I told her that I, too, know how it feels to be stuck in
My name is Drew Dotson, and my life has been anything but perfect, yet it's still perfectly beautiful. After growing up with a genetic disease, cystic fibrosis, I was blessed to meet an amazing man who loved me without bounds. Then he died.