• Life

    Authentic? Definitely.

    quote about being authentic

    I found this quote among my snippets of words and colors recently. It’s funny how things land right in front of us exactly when they’re supposed to, isn’t it? Authentic. Where does it land in your world? Original. Genuine. Real. Bona fide. I share my truths. Almost to a fault…

  • Life,  Quotes,  Writing

    It Happened that Thursday

    Man lies in hospital bed

    Thursday, October 19, 2017.  3:22 PM. The cheery jingle of an arriving text message caused no alarm. Just another afternoon heading home from campus. Youngest sister checking in. I glance at the phone while the car cools down. Falling below 80 degrees in October is always the hope by Floridians,…