A postcard from Albania

A postcard arrived in the mail the other day.  All the way from Albania from two of my dearest friends–with a simple, honest, and purely loving message.     This was the front of the postcard.  Though, the heart of the message was on the backside.  Dear Georgia and Jordan, and then a big circle with…

Forever Freeing: A poem

The truth? I’m scared. I often am. Scared to meet new people, and go new places. But, I do it. Facing our fears is important. The truth? Staying at home is hard. Chasing a picky eater, and barking dogs. But, I’ll do it. Sacrificing is enlightening. The truth? My life is truly blessed. With love,…

Definition: Family

Family is powerful.  Powerful was the first word that came to mind, but the word power doesn’t come close to describing what a family truly embodies. When you type “definition: family“ into Google, “A group consisting of parents and children living together in a household,” shows up.  This is a crappy definition. Thefreedictionary.com defines family…