Hello, My name is Kateri, and I am an alcoholic (HA!)

When I first started blogging, my daughters mom said she liked when I blogged every morning because she could tell if I was going to have a good or bad day. I found it very therapeutic, and it obviously was with how far I have come. I think I need to start this again. SoContinue reading “Hello, My name is Kateri, and I am an alcoholic (HA!)”

Perseverance

She was never praised for being beautiful or smart…quite the opposite reallyMany found her stupidMost found her uglySometimes even disgustingShe was average in grades, too shy for sports, never amounted to anything in talent, and was often an outcast and bullied for being too socially awkwardVery few believed she could succeed at life, so sheContinue reading “Perseverance”

Choices

“The more decisions that you are forced to make on your own, the more you are aware of your freedom to choose” We live in a weird time where many have literally spent the last year isolated yet have never really allowed themselves to be alone. Surging sales of alcohol, drugs, needless shopping, over consumptionContinue reading “Choices”

Live

“Don’t be afraid of death; be afraid of an unlived life. You don’t have to live forever, you just have to live.” I had that tattooed on my forearm after jumping out of a plane this last summer. I had said for years I would skydive but always had excuses not to, normally financial, butContinue reading “Live”