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Strength Will Rise as You Wait my Daughter

Strength Will Rise as You Wait my Daughter

It was a sweltering day in the middle of August. The kind of day suited to a poolside lounge with a fruity cocktail in hand. I, however, was nowhere near a pool, or a cocktail. I was pulling up to a green belt—more of a dirt belt actually—that appeared to be the length of a football … Continue reading

My (Somewhat) Brave Heart

My (Somewhat) Brave Heart

To say I am a bit of a chicken is like saying deep fried Oreos are a bit of an indulgence. A gross understatement. Allow me to elaborate. In fourth grade, we watched The Wizard of Oz. My wide hazel eyes stayed affixed exactly two inches above the glowing screen, so as not to be … Continue reading