Last night you wanted to have some tea.  I came outside to find you on the deck, gathering all the necessary materials for tea time. The kettle, tea bags, mugs. It had rained heavily a few days ago and it could still be felt it in the air. It was humid and everything was damp. … Continue reading Tea


I Couldn’t Look Away

We met by chance, on a sunny day in the middle of September. I could never forget the way my body felt as soon as I saw her. It was like this warm blanket wrapped me up and lifted me off the ground, just a few inches, but enough to feel like I was floating.  … Continue reading I Couldn’t Look Away

I Never Really Believed In God

I never really believed in God. I was the kid in church staring blankly at the back of the pew in front of me, counting the lines in the wood. I never really believed in love at first sight or that human beings are innately good. Truthfully, I never really believed in much until the … Continue reading I Never Really Believed In God

Coming Up For Air

I found myself wandering through the depths of my mind, only to find that what I was looking for was already inside.  We spend so much of our time unconsciously trying to fit ourselves into these tiny little boxes society lays out for us. Most of the time we don't even realize that we are … Continue reading Coming Up For Air