Flying into the Dark

Fall break for a teacher equals capacity met and reprieve necessary for survival. With parent teacher conferences completed, I got on an airplane with three friends and headed to Boise, Idaho. In Idaho, all twelve of my scattered friends would gather for four days, four full days. My anticipation level skyrocketed through the roof. I … More Flying into the Dark

But God

Life gets messy. Sometimes you wake up and thing after thing seems to just pile up in front of you. Friends go through horrible, hard things. Life looks bleak and dark. You reach your capacity, and yet more just keeps coming your way. Life ebbs and flows with the steady and the overwhelming, but at … More But God

My Closet

Most people who know me will tell you I am decently clean and organized. My apartment appears in order and clean. But people who really know me will you tell that yes, I seem clean, but my reality makes me a poser. In my current apartment if you sit on the sofa you can see … More My Closet

September 16, 2016

I honestly do not know what to do. I do not know how to respond or how to help. Ever since September 16th these two thoughts tumble with a low murmur through my brain. After every new trending hashtag of another life taken flashes for a week or two on my social media, I am … More September 16, 2016