My 17-year-old self didn’t know it then, but I got my first glimpse into what sacrifice looks like when pursuing a better life for yourself.
“Will this island always be so beautiful?”
Eddie walked up to home plate, his eyes on me all the way.
A Seussian tale for a rainy day.
I miss her, I knew I would, and it’s that deep-in-your-bones kind of missing when you know that a part of yourself is gone, like a severed finger.
On a snowy evening in the fifth grade my parents found me hiding underneath the bed, my face slick with tears.
Grace was stunned by her father's reaction and couldn't hold back. “I have to follow what I feel is true in my heart. Can't you understand that?"
The Singh family decides to celebrate their differences.
This is a great, important time in our lives.
Bright gold high-tops with ruby red tongues.
Wouldn’t life be so much easier as a child, when people find you endearing in a crown and your face is still young enough for neon pink lipstick?