The Perfect Fit

The Perfect Fit

UNDERDOG & LIFE The Perfect Fit JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 28 October 2021 Five months ago, I lost my beloved Great Dane, Crush, a bit unexpectedly. You may have read the story I wrote about him. A few weeks after he passed, I was asked if...
Letting Go

Letting Go

IMPERMANENCE & NATURE Letting Go JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 21 October 2021 Humans can learn a lot from nature if we allow ourselves to absorb its teachings. In nature, there isn’t the concept of control. A tree doesn’t hold onto its leaves...
Everything I Need

Everything I Need

KINA GRANNIS & QUIET Everything I Need JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 14 October 2021 If you had the chance to read my post last week, or happen to own a calendar, you likely know it’s October. October is the beginning of autumn and arguably...
October

October

AUTUMN & TRANSITION October JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 7 October 2021 While I enjoy each season, I must admit: Autumn is my favorite. And if I had to pick a favorite month, it’d be October. Aside from my birthday being in this glorious...
Life’s Cycle

Life’s Cycle

CYCLES & BREAKING CYCLES Life’s Cycle JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 30 September 2021 This morning, my son and I took a stroll around the neighborhood while we waited for his bus to arrive. We found a dead cricket being eaten by ants, a...
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...