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In the Arizona Heat

In the Arizona Heat

When I was just a young child, we started traveling out to Arizona every spring break. It was one of those yearly trips that wasn’t…

Stories on a Porch in Michigan

Stories on a Porch in Michigan

It wasn’t until I was older that I began to appreciate the way things settled just before breakfast and just after that first cup of coffee…

4 Ways I'm Saying Goodbye to Summer

4 Ways I'm Saying Goodbye to Summer

I love fall. It’s probably my favorite season with all the warm colors, mugs full of pumpkin spiced lattes, that blessed feeling of pulling…

Keep Your Children Safe From Online Predators During COVID-19

Keep Your Children Safe From Online Predators During COVID-19

Article written for NOVA-HTI blog.

Published in Life In 10 Minutes Literary Online Magazine

Published in Life In 10 Minutes Literary Online Magazine

Published: "When Things Become Lost."

Using a House Sitting Site for the First Time

Using a House Sitting Site for the First Time

The good news is the writing of this article confirms I survived, of which there were a few who had serious reservations about this leap of…

How to Push Through Doubt

How to Push Through Doubt

“Destiny sets the outer frame of experience in life; freedom finds and fills its inner form.” It took me two years to leave the country…

Five Ways to Educate Yourself about Human Trafficking in Under Ten Minutes

Five Ways to Educate Yourself about Human Trafficking in Under Ten Minutes

Article written for NOVA-HTI Blog.

The Mountains Outside of Medellin

The Mountains Outside of Medellin

It was a beautiful and strange silence. When we finally reached the top of the hill that we had been climbing, our group leader asked us to…