Bruises

Some of you may not really know me. I’ve been through a lot. I’ve grown a lot. I’m still growing. I’ve fought unseen battles in the dark through tear-soaked eyes and whispered (or screamed) prayers, and I’ve fought battles in the light through public ridicule and commentary. But I’m still swinging. Today is the day … Continue reading Bruises

What now?

There are many inconceivable stories around us every day that we haven't heard. We have no idea what the person next to us has lived. We can't conceive the stories that aren't ours...that aren't open to the vast space of the known. We hold glimpses not substance. We hold illusions and self-constructed paradigms, based on … Continue reading What now?

Happiness

Happiness is spending an hour on the phone with your grandmother. Happiness is legacy wrapped in light with sprinkles of hope and contentment. Happiness doesn't come cheap. Sometimes it"s wrapped in struggle. Sometimes it is plain. But it is yours. Grab it and hold on!