Winter Gardening

I always had a green thumb. More importantly, though, perhaps – I felt actual love for the plants I was raising. I was beyond excited when they sprouted, and delighted to watch them grow and strengthen. Raising them up felt like more than a hobby; rather, once I was aware that the plant existed, I […]

2017: The Mirror

Mother Teresa said that some people come into your life as blessings, and others come into your life as lessons. I think through the chapters of my story; the towering wilderness, the polished sloping hills, the impossible walls that nevertheless I scaled. For a moment I’m nearly proud of myself, but then I remember that […]