Comfort Zones

I have a story to share, and I have something I need to get out of my heart and off my chest. It involves hate, race and racism, and the intersection of history and the present. There will be explanations and descriptions that are inherently offensive, hopefully to all of us, so a brief warning before you continue to read. … Read More

Free And Easy

*** I have to start off by saying, from the bottom of my heart, this story is in no way intended to be a name drop, nor is it meant to exploit anyone. I believe that after you read the full story this will be plain enough for you to see. *** So there I was: Nashville, Tennessee. Standing on … Read More

Dreams & Old Strings

If you have a few minutes to spare, I’d love to share a story with you, a personal story. But be warned, not only does it involve the topic of dreams, but it also has a heaping dose of hope. I know, I know, dreams and hope. It sounds like the title to a Lifetime movie about a girl named … Read More

Is It Always This Hot?

I’ve been a native Texan my whole life, going on twenty-five years now, so you think that I would be used to the heat. But every Summer, like clock work, I’m surprised at how hot it gets in the Lone Star state. And I know I’m not the only one, because I hear it from all over when I’m out … Read More