It is not the critic who counts, not the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The […]
I think the heart of that little girl or little boy we once were holds many keys to unlock doors of happiness that are far too often closed in adult lives. It’s when we try to extinguish the spirit of the child within us that we tend to find ourselves lost and trying to be found.
“Letting go isn’t the end of the world; it’s the beginning of a new life.” ~Unknown Simplicity. It can mean varying things to various people. After all, we all see […]
Stockett takes the reader through a journey during the rough times of racial inequalities in Jackson, MS, through the eyes of both “the help” and a young white woman determined to fight the commonplace beliefs of her society. Not only does she successfully accomplish this, but she also provides the reader with many an opportunity to realize that no matter whom you encounter in life, “We are just two people. Not that much separates us. Not nearly as much as I’d thought.”
“A dear and respected mentor, Rod MacCrae…. once told me that he knows much less now that he is in his late fifties than he did when he was […]
Why is it the brain struggles to function (mine at least) without writing out thoughts? Much like I find I forget to complete a task without scribbling in my planner, I often fail to complete a thought or even figure out what that thought even is without finding an opportunity to write it.