My Version of Magic

Wear something you feel magical in. I read the invitation once more before blankly staring at my closet. Weeks away from graduating with my master’s degree, I was feeling physically exhausted and emotionally drained. There was very little I was feeling magical in, aside from, of course, my bed.

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Five O’Clock Friends

A few months ago my piano teacher asked me to pick out a song in the key of B flat major.

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No room in the inn or my heart

I have to confess that the holiday-version of me is intense.

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Falling Short

Three days after Christmas in 1999, I found out that my mom had died her in sleep.

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The Dragon Slayer

There is always a bad guy in my house. Light sabers, guns, swords, bows and arrows are often found on my living room floor.

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Knit Together

We were young when Sarah and I first met. I was 15, boy crazy and attempting to emulate my life from the movie Clueless.

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Suitcases and Shelves

I’m fairly certain I would make a lousy world-traveler.

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