My Ex-Life

Life is full of surprises, isn’t it? One day I looked in the mirror and saw a young mother of two, and then before I could count the gray hairs, the kids were grown and I had to squint to see myself in the mirror.  As I move through the different phases of my life, […]

I Will Stumble, I Will Fall Down, But I Will Not Be Moved

She Is Every Woman

She’s the one in the waiting room, the one who makes the bed, the one who on the inside feels empty and dead. She is every woman. She’s a mom waiting in the carpool line, the one who is never on time, to her life’s just an uphill climb. She is every woman. She’s making […]

The Courage To Become You

The Courage to Become You A young man slipped ever so quietly into the professor’s classroom and sat down in the back row. Jeff’s blonde hair was almost brown from days of not being washed. His once bright red t-shirt was now faded to almost pink and his jeans were stained with who knows what. […]

The Encounter

The Encounter  Every day we encounter people, places, and life experiences. Some we remember while others we forget. Why is that? I have a theory. Let’s say you have a flattened piece of clay and you press your hand into it leaving an impression. Your handprint is left behind as a reminder that you were […]