When I Grow Up

I was always the kid who, when asked the question “what do you want to be when you grow up?”, could never reply with just one answer. A flight attendant. A hair dresser. A foot doctor. A singer. A poet. A songwriter. An author. A teacher. A journalist. The president. The list went on and […]


Is there meant to be more to life than this? I’ve always burdened myself with the thought that my purpose should be to serve others… But each day a new challenge appears, a new endeavor fails, and the problems consume me. I keep looking at the bigger picture thinking, somewhere here I’ll make a difference. […]


White skin Black skin Yellow skin Is there a difference? Brown eyes Blue eyes Green eyes Does one count for more than the other? Jewish Christian Muslim Who decided we could choose which is dominant? Male Female Transgender Is one given the right to judge? Gay Straight Bisexual When was one made more powerful than […]

I miss you

Three years ago today you left us. It was way too soon. You were forced out of our lives when none of us were the least bit ready. I’ll remember that day, that feeling, those words forever. “Abby died” my dad said. And in that moment, I thought my heart had been ripped out from […]