Dear Gabby

Dear Gabby

FEMICIDE & AMERICA Dear Gabby JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 23 September 2021 Dear Gabby, I know you likely didn’t realize this before your untimely death, but your OCD, your anxiety, and your mood didn’t cause your fiancé to be abusive. If...
An Unwelcome Outburst

An Unwelcome Outburst

OUTBURST & STRENGTH An Unwelcome Outburst JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 16 September 2021 An outburst is defined as a sudden release of strong emotion. Have you ever been on the receiving end of other people’s outbursts? I have. Have you ever...
Seasonal Redirection

Seasonal Redirection

AUTUMN & CHANGE Seasonal Redirection JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 9 September 2021 We’re 14 days away from the Autumn Equinox. And although it sounds wonderful to have an exact moment (3:20 p.m.) that Autumn begins, that’s also not the full...
Silence

Silence

SILENCE & SELF-TRUST Silence JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 2 September 2021 Sometimes silence is deafening. Sometimes silence is cathartic. And other times silence can be anxiety inducing. Silence is defined as “complete absence of sound.” As...
Retreat. Read. Rest. Resume.

Retreat. Read. Rest. Resume.

RETREAT & RESUME Retreat. Read. Rest. Resume. JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 26 August 2021 I walked onto the porch, my Kindle in hand. I sat in the wrought iron patio chair and found it rather difficult to get comfortable. So, I sauntered back...