Inspirational · Life

You’re Allowed To Have Feelings | Even If Others Have It Worse

I can't remember exactly if I was a freshman yet in high school, but if not, it was right at the end of my middle school years. It was a sunny day during this walk. Patterns of tree branches danced along the pavement. Birds sung sweetly. At least something was positive that day. Heat prickled… Continue reading You’re Allowed To Have Feelings | Even If Others Have It Worse

Life

Why It Isn’t “Happy” Memorial Day

A holiday to remember those who gave their lives while active. They never retired. They never came back for their family and friends. They never got to have a homecoming, a barbecue with those who love them. While there will be laughter on this day, there will also be tears and heartache. Never forget. Teach… Continue reading Why It Isn’t “Happy” Memorial Day

Inspirational · Life

What Mom Taught Me Throughout The Ages

Though I didn't realize all the time... My mom taught me at age 4 she valued my feelings. Fearing I would misunderstand going to kindergarten because my brother was born a few months before school started, she didn't have me go till I turned six. She didn't want me to feel my family was, "getting rid… Continue reading What Mom Taught Me Throughout The Ages