What about the Grey?

A grey area in a world that doesn't like gray areas... but the grey areas are where you find the complexity...it's where you find the humanity... and it's where you find the truth. -Jon Ronson I've sat in front of my laptop for at least 20 minutes trying to figure out how to best world … Continue reading What about the Grey?

The Day I Figured Out Why

In June 2014 I worked as a direct care staff at a childcare agency. That's when I figured out why... To be there for kids that have been through unspeakable things. Late one night when I was in a cottage, a teenage girl was curled up in the bottom of a big book shelf and … Continue reading The Day I Figured Out Why

Strawberry Wine

I remember the first time I sang in front of people. I was thirteen years old auditioning for the Colgate Country Showdown. The first song I sang was "Strawberry Wine" by Deana Carter, and the second song I sang was "He Gets That From Me" by Reba McEntire. I remember when the audio guy handed … Continue reading Strawberry Wine