Finding Acceptance for the Past

The past is the past. The past is in the past. Yet, it lingers on, branded into the mind, twine embracing those invisible, intangible things …

Me and My Will

 If you read my previous post (see Discovering My Passion), I spoke of my 23 short years and the passion that I pursued since the …

What Makes You So Special, Huh?

“What makes you unique?” This has been the aggravating question that has plagued my life. “What sets you apart?” “Why are you different?” “What makes …

The Burden of Having a Voice

When I was in third grade, my mom came to my class one day to help out with a project. I had a deeply-rooted fear …

Living in the Art of Discernment

We are drowning. Swept up in a deluge of information, good, bad, honesty, dishonesty, people, places, things, words, melodies, judgment, dreadful negativity, marvelous positivity…. We …

The Name and the Artist

Originally published on the beautiful Sky’s Art Bucket. In the past, I was timid, quiet, easily overspoken. I gave an air of maturity that I …