the first boy I ever loved.

Today I want to tell a story that's long overdue. It's about the first time I told a boy I liked him and everything that came after. I walked through the rain, literally, to go and tell him. My heart was racing and I had never EVER before confessed any feelings of any sort to [...]

wonderment and reality.

For a long time, I’ve felt an itch to write some sort of book. I’m not sure what about. Maybe it would be a unique look on something long understood. Perhaps, a collection of perspectives on different experiences or a poetic telling of what it’s like to have to grow up and face the world [...]

can i tell you a secret?

Can I tell you a secret? Once upon a time, I wanted to be a writer.  Growing up, amidst my calling to be a missionary, I dreamed of being an author. I entertained the idea for a good while in my childhood, though it came in many different forms. When I was really young, and I [...]