Everyone keeps asking if we are “settled in” yet.  “We are physically settled in. But we are yet to be emotionally settled in,” I reply. What really does “settled” mean anyway? When I hear that word, I actually first think of it as a science word. I have in my mind a raging river, carrying … Continue reading Settling


I feel pressure to write an extremely moving, sentimental, and wide-sweeping last Nebraska post. However, I'm not sure my mind and heart can get there quite yet. Everything just feels like it's not actually happening. I think my emotions are simply shocked into paralysis. The fact is, my last morning as a resident of Nebraska … Continue reading Lasts