I have come to honor my family for who they are, what they have taught me and am beginning to understand my unique and purpose-filled journey into being a part of them. Although I continue to wonder about the influence of nature vs nurture, I humbly acknowledge that I would not be who I am without them. This year's was the best birthday gift that I can remember: the gift of perspective.
Tag: dance of life
I Hope You Dance
I learned to hide as a child, when I would get sequestered to my room by my mom when she was attempting to punish me. "Don't come out of your room until it is clean," would be the directive. I'm not sure if my mom realized that this punishment was similar to Brer Rabbit being [...]