Why You Are Here Now and Not There Then

Because anywhere but presence keeps you absent

Photo of a journal cover — by author

Be Here Now.

Thank you, Ram Dass. I almost forgot where and when I was at this moment.

I noticed several triggers that catapulted me into the past the other morning. I had a sharp reaction to my kids’ conflict. I was angry — because they interrupted me and I’m…



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Michelle Marie Warner

Michelle Marie Warner


Eclectic storyteller with a plethora of passions. LGBTQIA+ single mama, musically talented, nature lover, and sensitive AF. She/her. michellewarner718@gmail.com