This post has taken many forms over the past few weeks, both mentally and physically. It has been written, deleted, restarted, renamed, deleted again. This has been an emotionally draining and stressful time for my husband and I, and gave us a really interesting perspective for Christmas. There are still a lot of emotions sitting…Read more Seasons // Seed to Sequoia.
My heart breaks for Florida, and for all of the lives lost. My heart breaks for the young man who felt the need to do what he did, and for the help he didn't receive. And my heart breaks for every single person who is trying to make this a political issue. Let the families…Read more Let’s talk about this.
On my college campus right now, there are little phrases written everywhere such as "love conquers all" and "keep the peace", and other similar things. (The first of these I'm aiming to write a post on in the near future.) I believe these were written as a response to Sunday night's horrific events in Las…Read more Little Thoughts: Good and evil
I know it's been awhile since I've posted anything. It's that point in the semester where I'm holding on for dear life. Time is not something I have much of, and stress and I are best friends. However, in this short bit of time before my next responsibility, I wanted to post something. Regardless of…Read more Hope.
Dear African-American brothers and sisters, I'm sorry. I'm sorry you're hurting. I'm sorry you're afraid. I'm sorry you're angry. I'm sorry for your broken hearts and broken families. I'm sorry for the fear you feel when you walk down the streets, and when you meet police officers. I'm sorry for your past, and the pain…Read more Dear brothers and sisters.