Sisters

“For there is no friend like a sister, In calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, To fetch one if one goes astray, To lift one if one totters down, To strengthen whilst one stands” -Christian Rossetti, Goblin Market and Other Poems “Oh my gosh! They are in our club house!” I yelled. My…

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My Best Friend's Wedding

As my sufferings mounted I soon realized that there were two ways in which I could respond to my situation — either to react with bitterness or seek to transform the suffering into a creative force. I decided to follow the latter course.” –Martin Luther King, Jr. I hung up the phone with my best…

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Looking Forward

Moving on is a simple thing, what it leaves behind is hard. Dave Mustaine When I was 15 years old, I had to move from the only city that I ever lived to a brand new place. I was leaving behind my home, the one church I had ever been part of, and tons of…

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Simply Better

“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.” –Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey It amazes me just how we all “fit” together…people, I mean.   We are all so different. Every person has a different story, and…

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