Posts by Ellie Batchiyska

Ellie Batchiyska is a freelance writer and blogger based in Los Angeles. She graduated from the American Jewish University with a degree in Communication & Media. She currently works in digital marketing, but uses her free time to hone her creative writing skills and mindfulness practice. Her personal blog is her outlet for millennial musings and slice-of-life reflections.

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Grief Isn’t Something You Live Through, It’s Something You Live With

“Obstacles do not block the path, they are the path.” ~Zen proverb

I thought the concept of a “cold sweat” was unreal and paradoxical until the evening of August 27, 2014. That was my first cold sweat. My first of …