Hi. I’m Kathi. I’ve Hijacked Michele’s Blog. Won’t You Join Me?

Have you ever been in that place where you’ve wondered why God would give you something good if he was only going to take it away? Selfishly, that’s how I felt when Michele told me that her cancer was back. I believe I am innately a generous person and tend think of other people first– […]

The View Outside My Window

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This will not be your typical blog post. If you dropped by here looking for a 3-step plan to this or a 5-strategy approach to that, you might want to click over somewhere else. It’s okay. I understand. Today’s post is personal, a response to the hundreds of messages, emails and comments I’ve received in […]

The Truth About Who You Are

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The email dropped into my inbox mid-day on a Sunday. Later, I’d find the timing ironic, considering its sting. It was one of those emails you never want to receive, but which every last one of us will, at one time or another. It’s not my first, although it’s rare. Words are powerful, and I’m glad […]

When You Don’t Get the Answer You Wanted

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I hardly know how to start this post. There comes a time when life spills over the limits of words. That is where I find myself today. But perhaps moments like these aren’t for carefully crafted literary presentations. But instead, just honest, gut-level revelation. So. For those of you who read Monday’s post, you know […]

To Live In the Not-Knowing

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I did everything I could to prevent it. But, in the end, it didn’t matter. Thursday I had a regular check-up with my cancer surgeon. The one who performed my surgery in 2010 and the one I’ve seen every two months since. As of December, I’ve been cancer-free for three years. Which is why I […]